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the part of the stamen that contains pollen; usually borne on a stalk
The pollen-bearing part of the stamen of a flower.
Etymology: From anthère, from ἀνθηρός, from ἄνθος.
The stamen (plural stamina or stamens) is the pollen-producing reproductive organ of a flower. Collectively the stamens form the androecium.
that part of the stamen containing the pollen, or fertilizing dust, which, when mature, is emitted for the impregnation of the ovary
Etymology: [F. anthre, L. anthera a medicine composed of flowers, fr. Gr. flowery, fr. 'anqei^n to bloom, 'a`nqos flower.]
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The numerical value of anther in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of anther in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of anther in a Sentence
If we don't (cross) here, we'll go to anther part of the border.
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