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1 : A crystallized, transparent mineral of the Zeolite family. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and lime.

2 : The seed-bearing organ of a flower. It consists of an ovary, containing the ovules or rudimentary seeds, and a stigma, which is commonly raised on an elongated portion called a style. When composed of one carpel a pistil is simple; when composed of several, it is compound. See Illust. of Flower, and Ovary.

3 : An epistle.

4 : Growing on, or having nature of, the pistil; of or pertaining to a pistil.

5 : Having a pistil or pistils; -- usually said of flowers having pistils but no stamens.

6 : The act of pounding or breaking in a mortar; pestillation.

7 : of Pistillidium

8 : Same as Archegonium.

9 : Pistillate.

10 : The metamorphosis of other organs into pistils.

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1 : Epistilbite

n.

A crystallized, transparent mineral of the Zeolite family. It is a hydrous silicate of alumina and lime.

2 : Pistil

n.

The seed-bearing organ of a flower. It consists of an ovary, containing the ovules or rudimentary seeds, and a stigma, which is commonly raised on an elongated portion called a style. When composed of one carpel a pistil is simple; when composed of several, it is compound. See Illust. of Flower, and Ovary.

3 : Pistil

n.

An epistle.

4 : Pistillaceous

a.

Growing on, or having nature of, the pistil; of or pertaining to a pistil.

5 : Pistillate

a.

Having a pistil or pistils; -- usually said of flowers having pistils but no stamens.

6 : Pistillation

n.

The act of pounding or breaking in a mortar; pestillation.

7 : Pistillida

pl.

of Pistillidium

8 : Pistillidium

n.

Same as Archegonium.

9 : Pistilliferous

a.

Pistillate.

10 : Pistillody

n.

The metamorphosis of other organs into pistils.

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Contents

  • 1 English
    • 1.1 Etymology
    • 1.2 Pronunciation
    • 1.3 Noun
      • 1.3.1 Translations
    • 1.4 See also
  • 2 French
    • 2.1 Etymology
    • 2.2 Pronunciation
    • 2.3 Noun
    • 2.4 Further reading

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French pistil. Doublet of pestle.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
    Rhymes: -ɪstəl

Noun[edit]

pistil (plural pistils)

  1. (botany) A discrete organ in the center of a flower capable of receiving pollen and producing a fruit, it is divided into an ovary, style and stigma. [from 18th c.]
    • Some plant species have more than one pistil per flower.

Translations[edit]

See also[edit]

  • stamen
  • gynoecium, carpel

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin pistillum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pi.stil/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

pistil m (plural pistils)

  1. pistil
  2. stamen

Further reading[edit]

  • “pistil” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).