endogen(redirected from Endogens)
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(Botany) a former name for monocotyledon
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|Noun||1.||endogen - a monocotyledonous flowering plant; the stem grows by deposits on its inside|
class Liliopsida, class Monocotyledonae, class Monocotyledones, Liliopsida, Monocotyledonae, Monocotyledones - comprising seed plants that produce an embryo with a single cotyledon and parallel-veined leaves: includes grasses and lilies and palms and orchids; divided into four subclasses or superorders: Alismatidae; Arecidae; Commelinidae; and Liliidae