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Elements of Botany, Structural, Physiological, Systematical, and Medical
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1-celled acid acrid albumen Alliance Anthers apex appear aromatic arranged astringent axis bark base becomes bitter branch buds called Calyx Capsule Carpels cathartic cells cellular central characters Class cloth common connected consisting containing corolla cotyledons definite developed disk distinct diuretic Division dotted eatable Edition embryo emetic employed Endogens equal erect Exogens febrifugal fleshy Flowers Fruit Herbaceous plants hypogynous imbricated indefinite inferior irregular juice kind latter leaf leaf-buds Leaves alternate less margin membranous minute narcotic natural opening opposite organs Ovary ovules parietal pendulous Petals pistil placenta poisonous powerful present principle Produces purgative regular ripe root scales Seeds Sepals separate showing side simple single solitary sometimes species spiral Stamens stem stigma stipules style succulent superior surface surrounded tissue tonic transverse Trees or shrubs tube tubular TYPICAL unisexual Uses.—The usually valvate valves vertical section wood yield
Page 294 - Comprising upwards of 200 subjects on 24 sheets, mounted on 12 pieces of thick pasteboard, in a Portfolio. By the Author of "Drawing for Young Children,
Page 188 - Fruit membranous or capsular, not opening, one or more seeded ; seeds with a fungous testa and a thickened indurated foramen ; embryo either in the axis of fleshy albumen and having a lateral cleft for the emission of the plumule, or at the apex of the nucleus...