Definition of saccate in English:


Syllabification: sac·cate
Pronunciation: /ˈsaˌkāt


  • Dilated to form a sac.
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    • Finally, nectar collects in the saccate nectary spur formed by the fusion of the margins of the labellum and the base of the column-foot.
    • The third sepal is saccate, with a slightly incurvate spur.
    • Many modern conifers produce saccate pollen.

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