plantule

Plantule

Plant"ule\, n. [F., dim. of plante a plant, L. planta.] (Bot.) The embryo which has begun its development in the act of germination.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: plantswomen
Next Definition: planula
Words Near: plantule
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for plantule
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing plantule
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature