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pollen sac

noun, Botany
1.
one of the cavities in an anther in which pollen is produced.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75
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pollen sac  
The microsporangium of a seed plant in which pollen is produced. The pollen sacs of angiosperms are located in the anthers, while those of conifers are located in the male cones.
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