Pol·lin'i·um noun ; plural Pollinia . [ NL . See Pollen .] (Botany) A coherent mass of pollen, as in the milkweed and most orchids.
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<plant biology> A cohering mass of pollen grains, transferred as a unit in pollination. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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noun a coherent mass of pollen grains (as in orchids)
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• (n.) A coherent mass of pollen, as in the milkweed and most orchids.
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(from the article `Orchidales`) The pollen grains are usually bound together by threads of a clear, sticky substance (viscin) in masses called pollinia. Two basic kinds of pollinia ...
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pollinium (s), pollinia (pl) 1. An agglutinated mass or body of pollen grains, characteristic of plants of the orchid and milkweed families. 2. A coherent mass of pollen grains (as in orchids).
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Pollinium, or plural pollinia, is a coherent mass of pollen grains in a plant. They are the product of only one anther, but are transferred, during pollination, as a single unit. This is regularly seen in plants such as orchids and many species of milkweeds (Asclepiadoideae). Most orchids have waxy...
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