Definition of Bracted

1. Adjective. Having bracts.

Exact synonyms: Bracteate
Partainyms: Bract, Bract
Antonyms: Ebracteate



Definition of Bracted

1. a. Furnished with bracts.

Definition of Bracted

1. Adjective. (botany) Having bracts. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bracted

1. bract [adj] - See also: bract

Medical Definition of Bracted

1. Furnished with bracts. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bracted

brackishly
brackishness
brackishnesses
brackishwater
bracks
bracky
braconid
braconids
bracovirus
bracoviruses
bract
bractea
bracteal
bracteate
bracteates
bracted (current term)
bracteolate
bracteole
bracteoles
bracteose
bractiform
bractless
bractlet
bractlets
bracts
brad
bradaczekite
bradawl
bradawls
bradded

Literary usage of Bracted

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1. Manual of the Botany (Phænogamia and Pteridophyta) of the Rocky Mountain by John Merle Coulter (1885)
"... in clustered scaly bracted s¡ñk<-s like catkins, preceding the leaves, yellowish : .fruit ... bracted ..."

2. Farm and Garden Rule-book: A Manual of Ready Rules and Reference with by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1911)
"bracted plantain (Plantago aristata). Annual. Employ hand pulling and burning. If well established, a series of hoed crops may be necessary to eradicate. ..."

3. Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States by Asa Gray (1857)
"Flowers each 1 - 3-bracted, the upper ones staminate, a few fertile ones at the base, unpleasantly scented : sepals greenish : filaments white (the size and ..."

4. The Forester =: Or, A Practical Treatise on the Planting, Rearing, and by James Brown (1882)
"... specimens of this species are to be found, of heights varying from 10 to 15 feet. SECTION LIII.—PICEA BRACTEATA, OR THE LEAFY-bracted SILVER FIK. 1253. ..."

5. Mountain Wild Flowers of Canada: A Simple and Popular Guide to the Names and by Julia Wilmotte Henshaw (1906)
"The tiny vivid yellow flowers grow in short thick clusters ; they have six bracted sepals, with six petals opposite them, also six stamens. ..."

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