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Examples of Monocot Seeds?

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A monocot seed is the a seed with one cotyledon, the part that stores food required by the seed. The seed usually germinates, leaving the seed coat below the soil. The maize seed is a monocot seed; the opposite of a monocot seed is a dicot seed which has 2 cotyledons and the bean seed is an example of such a seed.
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Monocot are seeds that only have one cotyledon, such as the corn seed. The corn seed does have a seed coat, but it does not slip off easily as the bean
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A monocot is a Monocotyledon, so-called because it has a single cotyledon (or, seed-leaf) in the embryo inside the seed. A dicot is a Dicotyledon, so-called because it has a two cotyledons
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