hypocotyl

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hy·po·cot·yl

noun \ˈhī-pə-ˌkä-təl\

Definition of HYPOCOTYL

:  the part of the axis of a plant embryo or seedling below the cotyledon

Origin of HYPOCOTYL

International Scientific Vocabulary hypo- + cotyledon
First Known Use: 1880

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