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Filament meaning

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filament - examples of usage

  1. Stamens 9; 6 external to the rest and bearing the anthers, 4 on each filament, 2 below the others; the 3 inner stamens bear 2 anthers each. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.
  2. Anthers 2 on each filament, concealed in the hollows of the petals. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.
  3. Here is an anther with its two cells connected lengthwise, and opening at the sides, perhaps balanced at the centre upon the top of its stalk or filament, or laterally attached and continuous with it; here is another opening by pores at the tip, and armed with two or four long horns; here is one with a feathery tail. - "My Studio Neighbors", William Hamilton Gibson.
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