Glossary: placenta

Definition:

the part of the ovary, sometimes but not always, thickened or raised, to which the ovules are attached.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, 2008-20

Hyde, M.A. (2020). UK Flora: Glossary details: placenta.
https://www.ukflora.info/speciesdata/glossary-display.php?glossary_id=553, retrieved 30 September 2020

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