Definition of Stigmas

1. Noun. (plural of stigma) ¹



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Definition of Stigmas

1. stigma [n] - See also: stigma

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stigmas

stifled
stifler
stiflers
stifles
stiflest
stifleth
stifling
stiflingly
stiflings
stig
stigma
stigmal
stigmaless
stigmaria
stigmarias
stigmas (current term)
stigmastane
stigmastanes
stigmasterol
stigmasterols
stigmata
stigmatalike
stigmatic
stigmatical
stigmatically
stigmatics
stigmatisation
stigmatisations
stigmatise
stigmatised

Literary usage of Stigmas

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1. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"... stamens yellow; ovary narrowed at collar; stigmas very small. ... densely bearded at base; ovary pyramidal; stigmas small, tinged with red. ..."

2. Synoptical Flora of North America: The Gamopetalae, Being a Second Edition by Asa Gray (1888)
"St \ le filiform, exserted : stigmas 2, linear-elavate, papillose-pubescent. Ovary 2-celled : ovules erect from the base, anatropous. ..."

3. Botany by Geological Survey of California, William Henry Brewer, Sereno Watson, Asa Gray (1880)
"Fertile flowers without perianth or spathe, the oblong ovary terminated by a short style and 2 to 4 narrowly subulate stigmas. Fruit a very thin membranous ..."

4. The Florist and Pomologist: A Pictorial Monthly Magazine of Flowers, Fruits by Robert Hogg (1883)
"Falls sulphur white, beard primrose, the claw on each pide netted crimson and yellow; standards and petaloid stigmas primrose. MR. ..."

5. A Flora of Western Middle California by Willis Linn Jepson (1901)
"Juice milky; stigmas sessile and radiate upon the summit of the ovary Juice yellow; stigmas capitate upon the short slender style . 2. ..."

6. The Popular Science Monthly (1894)
"Two types of stigmas are also present: in some specimens the stigmas as a whole are broad and more or less flattened—spread out, so to speak—projecting at ..."

7. The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction, and by Anton Kerner von Marilaun (1902)
"Accordingly the honey-sucking insects do not go to the centre of the flower but to the circumference, and this explains why the stigmas and anthers, ..."

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