Liliopsida

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Liliopsida

[‚lil·ē′äp·səd·ə]
(botany)
The monocotyledons, making up a class of the Magnoliophyta; characterized generally by a single cotyledon, parallel-veined leaves, and stems and roots lacking a well-defined pith and cortex.
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