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angiospermany member of the class Angiospermae, in which the seeds are enclosed in an ovary The class contains the most advanced vascular plants. Each member of the class is either a MONOCOTYLEDON (e.g. grasses, tulips) or a DICOTYLEDON (e.g. apple, primrose). See PLANT KINGDOM for a more complete classification.
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