Monoct and Dicot

By Amanda Jones and Alyssa maloch

Monoct and Dicot definion

Monoct: a flowering plant with an embryo that bears a single cotyledon (seed leaf). Monocotyledon constiute the smaller of the two great divisons of flowering plants,and typically have elongated stalkers leaves with parallel veins (e.g grasses liles, palms. Dicot: a flowering plant with an embryo that bears two cotyledons (seed leaves). Dicotyledons constiute the larger of the two great divisons of flowering plants and typically have broad. Stalked leaves with netlike veins (e.g daises , hawthoms oaks.