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The pollen-bearing part of a stamen.
[Medieval Latin anthēra, pollen, from Latin, a medicine extracted from flowers, from Greek, from feminine of anthēros, flowery, from anthos, flower.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Botany) the terminal part of a stamen consisting usually of two lobes each containing two sacs in which the pollen matures
[C18: from New Latin anthēra, from Latin: a remedy prepared from flowers, from Greek, from anthēros flowery, from anthos flower]
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the pollen-bearing part of a stamen.
[1545–55; < New Latin anthēra < Greek, feminine of anthērós flowery, akin to antheîn to bloom]
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The pollen-bearing part at the upper end of the stamen of a flower. See more at flower.
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A pollen-producing part of flower, found at the tip of the stamen.
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|Noun||1.||anther - the part of the stamen that contains pollen; usually borne on a stalk|
stamen - the male reproductive organ of a flower
reproductive structure - the parts of a plant involved in its reproduction
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anther[ˈænθəʳ] N → antera f
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n (Bot) → Staubbeutel m, → Anthere f (spec)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
anther[ˈænθəʳ] n → antera
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