Epicotyl?

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The word epicotyl is defined as a young stem of a seed. The stem is located between two cotyledons and the leaves that are the first to grow when the seed germinates. Epicotyl is a short form for the word epicotyledon.
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ep·i·cot·yl
[ep-i-kot-l, ep-i-kot-l]
NOUN [BOTANY]
1.
(in the embryo of a plant) that part of the stem above the cotyledons.
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