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Monocotyledon - from the word "mono" meaning one and "cotyledon" meaning seed leaf, the embryo posses single cotyledon (seed), in terms of leaf venation the leaf shows parallel.

example: corn , banana

Dicotyledon - from the word "Dico" meaning two and "Cotyledon" meaning seed leaf, the embryo posses two cotyledon (seed), in terms of leaf venation, the leaf shows reticulate venation.

example: sun flower
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MONOCOTS DICOTS
Embryo with single cotyledon Embryo with two cotyledons
Pollen with single furrow or pore Pollen with three furrows or pores
Flower parts in multiples of three Flower parts in multiples of four or five
Major leaf veins parallel Major leaf veins reticulated
Stem vacular bundles scattered Stem vascular bundles in a ring
Roots are adventitious Roots develop from radicle
Secondary growth absent Secondary growth often present