Definition of flowering plant in English:

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flowering plant


A plant that produces flowers; an angiosperm.
Example sentences
  • Trees, shrubs, bushes and flowering plants were being planted on the graves.
  • The pollen grain is the male gametophytic phase of flowering plants.
  • Ray's plant classification system was the first to divide flowering plants into monocots and dicots.

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Syllabification: flow·er·ing plant

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