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Adnate  [ Botany ]

Dictionary of botanic terminology - index of names

  Term describing of unlike parts, (e.g. stamens with corolla) grown united or fused , (Compare with connate)  
Adnate anther  [ Botany ]
Synonym: Dorsifixed
  Of an anther which has a broad point of attachment by which it is rigidly held for its full length at the apex of the filament, as in some eucalypts (family Myrtaceae).  
(compare with  versatile, innate )
Adnation [ Botany ]
  Fusion of unlike parts, (contrasted with connation)  





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