Definition of dicot in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdʌɪkɒt/


Short for dicotyledon.
Example sentences
  • For herbaceous dicots and small woody shrubs we have used the same phenology as that for monocots.
  • The checklist is divided into the following categories: ferns, gymnosperms, dicots, and monocots.
  • In a number of angiosperm species, mostly dicots, the endosperm is a transient structure that may be absorbed in the later stages of seed development.

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