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tricotyledonous

[trahy-kot-l-eed-n-uh s, trahy-kot-] /traɪˌkɒt lˈid n əs, ˌtraɪ kɒt-/
adjective, Botany
1.
having three cotyledons.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; tri- + cotyledon + -ous
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  • Preliminary observation on a spontaneous tricotyledonous mutant in sunflower.

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