Sentence Examples with the word Gynaeceum

The ovule develops into the seed; and the gynaeceum and even more remote parts of the flower, develop into the fruit.

Avtpwv), that part of a Greek house which was reserved for men, as distinguished from the gynaeceum (yvvatK.e70v), the women's quarters.

Apart from this, botanists are generally agreed that the concrescence of parts of the flower-whorls - in the gynaeceum as the seed-covering, and in the corolla as the seat of attraction, more than in the androecium and the calyx - is an indication of advance, as is also the concrescence that gives the condition of epigyny.