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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STAMEN

Why the notches of a fern leaf or the stamen of a water lily?

Pollen: the powdery substance borne by the stamen of the flower.

Well, then, does every male animal have a stamen and every female an ovary?

But, mamma, I thought that all living beings were obliged to have a stamen or an ovary!

Sometimes the stamen has no filament, and the anther is then said to be sessile.

In his hand he carried the stamen of a lotus-flower as a sceptre.

The portion of a stamen which connects the two cells of the anther.

The part of a stamen which supports the anther; any thread-like body.

Name composed of , hair and , stamen, from the capillary filaments.

Stamen with the usual dehiscence of anther down the side of each cell.

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