a thickened, raised mass of hardened
- (in Poaceae) a hard projection at the base of the floret or spikelet the sharp point of the seed;
- (in Orchidaceae) the raised structures, often consisting of ridges,
papillae or projections, occurring on the upper surface of the
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. Flora of Zambia: Glossary details: callus.
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