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(Science: botany) A ring of leaves, bracts or floral parts borne at the same level on a main stem.

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Structure of flower

... plant. Defnation of flower:- it is highly evolved shoot specially designed for sexual reproduction. a typical flower contain four floral whorls viz. 1.calyx 2.corolla 3.androceium 4.gynoecium 1. calyx:- it is outermost whorl of flower. the individual members of calyx is called sepals. ...

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by zodesujit
Sun May 19, 2013 5:46 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Structure of flower
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The Fiber Disease

"Luminescence" Juniper's Jewels and poplar's pearls are unseen treasures manifested in whorls. Nature's lattice glory, iridescent delight, with gleaming rhodopsin, the hue of midnight. Transcendental translucence, dioptrics by day, repeated refractions, transfusing ...

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by codon blue
Sat Dec 23, 2006 11:46 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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