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  Encyclopedia topic: Stamen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The stamen is the male organ (A fully differentiated structural and functional unit in an animal that is specialized for some particular function) of a flower (A plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms).
Each stamen generally bears four pollen-sacs (microsporangia (additional info and facts about microsporangia)) which are associated to form the anther, and carried on a stalk called the filament.
The pistil and the stamens of orchid (Any of numerous plants of the orchid family usually having flowers of unusual shapes and beautiful colors) s are fused into a column ((architeture) a tall cylindrical vertical upright and used to support a structure).
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/s/st/stamen.htm   (567 words)

 Encyclopedia: Stamen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stamens can be connate (fused or joined in the same whorl): Source and public domain notice at [1] Scanning electron microscope image of Penta lanceolata anther, with unacetolyzed pollen on the surface This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright.
The number of stamens is a factor in classifying plant families, e.g., there are 5 (or multiples of 5) in the rose family and 10 in the pulse family.
In some plants there are some flowers (staminate) that bear stamens and no pistil and others (pistillate) that have a pistil and no stamens; these flowers may be borne on the same or on separate plants of the same species.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Stamen   (1904 words)

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Stamens of the Amaryllis with prominent anthers carrying pollen
It is then dropped, or carried by some external agent — wind, water or some member of the animal kingdom — onto the receptive surface of the carpel of the same or another flower, which is thus pollinated.
Typical flowers have six stamens inside a perianth (the petals and sepals together), arranged in a whorl around the carpel (pistil).
www.kisanji.org /default.aspx?modulo=wikipedia&arg=Stamen   (663 words)

 Business Wire: Syncra Software Appoints Jeffrey Stamen as New ... @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stamen joins a management team of recognized supply chain and industry leaders to deliver technologies that synchronize business practices across multiple functions and organizations.
Stamen was also the Vice President of Mitrol, Inc., a start-up later purchased by GE Information Services, that specialized in manufacturing and related operational software.
Stamen also headed database research projects at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) of which he is a graduate.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1G1:53060537&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (669 words)

 Search Results for stamen - Encyclopædia Britannica
Stamens (microsporophylls) are structures that produce pollen in terminal saclike structures (microsporangia) called anthers.
The number of stamens comprised by the androecium is usually the same as...
Under the stimulus of pathogenic organisms of the most diverse kinds, the sepals, petals, stamens, or pistils of a flower may be transformed into structures that are very different in appearance from...
www.britannica.com /search?query=stamen&submit=Find&source=MWTEXT   (306 words)

 AllRefer.com - stamen (Botany, General) - Encyclopedia
stamen, one of the four basic parts of a flower.
The stamen (microsporophyll), is often called the flower's male reproductive organ.
A stamen consists of a slender stalk (the filament) tipped by a usually bilobed sac (the anther) in which microspores develop as pollen grains.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/stamen.html   (261 words)

 Princetonain Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stamen proudly noted that the students of the first two classes - from the summers of 1999 and 2000 - have all been accepted to one of their top high school choices and have secured a total of three million dollars in financial aid for four years.
Stamen may be grateful for the opportunity to work with the likes of Wong, Delgado and Lin, but the Princeton interns are also appreciative of their summer experiences.
Stamen named the program for her friend Teak Dyer, who was murdered in Los Angeles in 1988 at the age of 18.
www.teakfellowship.org /pages/princetonian.cfm   (2181 words)

The stamen is the male reproductive organ of a flower.
A typical stamen consists of a stalk, or filament, with an anther, the pollen-bearing organ, at its apex, but in some primitive plants, such as Magnolia, the stamen may not be markedly differentiated.
The number and position of the stamens are significant in the classification of flowering plants.
www.tiscali.co.uk /reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0007007.html   (364 words)

 Stamen development and microsporogenesis in cultured ear shoots   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Analyses of flower development and stamen growth were recorded and cytological observation made from anther squashes.
As documented in Figure 1, both upper and lower flowers at 16 days possess three stamens and lodicules and are morphologically similar to those that develop normally in the tassel.
The dimensions of the stamens at different times during the experiment are summarized in Table 1.
grain.jouy.inra.fr /ggpages/mgcnl/mnl/60/144bommineni.html   (429 words)

 A Latent Encounter   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Reverend asked about Stamen’s mother and Stamen said she was doing okay lately and would probably be able to make it to the wedding after all and the Reverend said that was wonderful news and that he would love to finally meet her.
Stamen didn’t think he talked much about her but the Reverend’s face was so earnest and his eyes were so bright he didn’t say anything.
Stamen crinkled his brow at the word “flesh.” Once all the sugar was in his hand, he glanced around for an appropriate place to put it.
www.personal.psu.edu /users/d/k/dkh131/words/encounter.htm   (3347 words)

It refers to the fact that all penstemons have a sterile stamen called a "staminode" that is hairy to some extent in the majority of species.
Four have elongate sacs at their tips; these are the fertile stamens, and the sacs contain pollen.
But five doesn’t divide evenly into the two halves of the bilaterally symmetrical penstemon flower, so apparently the function of one of the five stamens was lost as flowers evolved toward being two-lipped.
www.umt.edu /mnps/sterile_stamen.htm   (688 words)

 echelon artists
Stamen and Pistils allude to an ongoing collusion between bedroom hip-hop and dirty indie pop, by blending crunchy, lo-fi sounds and unconventional pop songwriting.
Budding duo Stamen and Pistils are spearheading a new movement, taking the music out of the streets and back to the bedroom.
Lovely and lovable seemingly in spite of itself, End of the Sweet Parade is a wispy, hotwired collection of nouveau-folk bedroom pop that wavers between shambolic Mangum-like rancor and gorgeous laptop-abetted mellifluousness.
www.echelonproductions.com /artists/stamennpistils.htm   (667 words)

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The oddball group sandwiches their songs between the glitchy beats and sputters of IDM and the free, ethereal qualities of the new folk movement.
On their debut long-ish player, End of the Sweet Parade, Stamen & Pistils bury gentle acoustic guitar strums in waves of static, reverberating hip-hop beats and bizarre effects.
But ultimately, Stamen & Pistils have a sound all their own.
www.treblezine.com /viewer.cgi?id=714&type=r   (388 words)

 Stamen, Sepal and Pollen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stamen- the part of the flower that produces pollen.
the anther is held aloft by a filament which is like a stem of the stamen.
Pollen- grains of powder formed on the stamen.
www.cedarville.edu /academics/education/resource/schools/chca/2scideb/debwebv8.htm   (64 words)

"End of the Sweet Parade", the debut release from Washington DC's Stamen & Pistils, is a collection of songs that aim to illustrate some of the follies of youth.
Budding duo Stamen & Pistils are spearheading a new movement, taking the music out of the streets and back to the bedroom.
not a 'stamen & pistils' show for say, cus the last time i saw you both play was when you were just starting this band.
www.myspace.com /stamenandpistils   (885 words)

 The evolution of staminodes in angiosperms: patterns of stamen reduction, loss, and functional re-invention -- ...
Table 1. Frequency of stamen reduction and associated staminode development in major angiosperm clades (based on the taxa considered by Chase et al., 1993).
in the staminodes enclose the anthers of the fertile stamens,
Reduction of a stamen whorl in rosids is never reversed.
www.amjbot.org /cgi/content/full/87/10/1367   (6143 words)

 Learn more about Stamen in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Penta lanceolata anthers, with pollen grains on the surface
Typical flowers have six stamens inside a perianth (the petals and sepals together).
Haploid pollen — the male gamete cells of a flowering plant — are produced by the microsporangia.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /s/st/stamen.html   (155 words)

Selected members of the family Myrtaceae make useful cut flowers for use in corsage and bouquets when wilting and abscission of the typically numerous and delicate stamens can be minimized.
Stamen wilting was inversely related to cymule mass and water uptake.
A solution composed of 200 ppm HQC and 2% sucrose adjusted to pH 4 had the most favorable effect on the maintenance of water uptake and flower mass.
www.actahort.org /books/543/543_22.htm   (204 words)

 Great Plant Escape - Flower parts
Flowers can be made up of different parts, but there are some parts that are basic equipment.
The main flower parts are the male part called the stamen and the female part called the pistil.
The stamen has two parts: anthers and filaments.
www.urbanext.uiuc.edu /gpe/case4/c4facts1a.html   (185 words)

 RX-78GP03S Gundam "Dendrobium Stamen"
The Stamen was, for the most part, a standard type of mobile suit, although it did incoporate some differences from other "normal" Gundam prototypes.
The arms also each incorporated a large, folding manipulator arm, which was used to retrieve the Stamen's own weapons (such as beam rifles, folding bazookas, etc.) from their storage racks in the Orchis' weapons container pods.
The GP03S Stamen was completed at Anaheim's Von Braun City lunar factory and delivered to their La Vie En Rose research dockship, where the Orchis component had also been completed.
www.mahq.net /mecha/gundam/0083/rx-78gp03s.htm   (642 words)

 The Stamen Chronicles - The Online Journal of Paul Jaffe a.k.a. Pistol Stamen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I gave Santosh, who is a sound engineer here, the symbol without saying anything and he immediately gave me directions to the bathroom.
The reason that we have a cook in the first place is that we are here to work and it would take many hours out of the day to go out for food.
The men were out collecting money for their Temple and let me say, when it comes to people going door to door for their religion, I'll take a bunch of guys in face paint and a decorated elephant over a Jehovah's Witness or some other misguided proselytizer any day!
www.pistolstamen.com /pistolstamen   (3564 words)

Ben was agigating for a Stamen vs. Schulze and Webb fistfight to see who would emerge as the champion up-and-coming-boutique-design-duo, which we only narrowly managed to avoid.
From the Stamen HQ roof, 5 minutes ago.3, originally uploaded by rodenbeck1.
I can't imagine a surer recipe for unhappiness than to keep people in the dark about their bodies and their own capacity to express joy until they're committed to staying with one person for the rest of their lives.
eric.stamen.com   (2546 words)

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That is true and the type of relationship can even be used for anatomy, saying that in viola the stamen type is appendicular.
Its a cross product for sure, but I really do not know how are we planning to provide a new definition to the cross product term, because the cross product will specifically define something in a different way compared to joining the definitions of an anatomy and an attribute term.
'stamen filantherous')=20 > can be treated as an anatomy term (noun) X attribute=20 > (adjective) - a sort of cross product.
bioinformatics.org /pipermail/sprig-cvo_dev/2002-April.txt   (8117 words)

 HUA1, a Regulator of Stamen and Carpel Identities in Arabidopsis, Codes for a Nuclear RNA Binding Protein -- Li et al. ...
HUA1, a Regulator of Stamen and Carpel Identities in Arabidopsis, Codes for a Nuclear RNA Binding Protein -- Li et al.
Stamen and carpel identities are specified by the combinatorial
(sepal, petal, stamen, and carpel) are specified by the combinatorial
www.plantcell.org /cgi/content/full/13/10/2269   (5969 words)

 Dave's Garden: stamen's Garden Site
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For stamen, the time is 9:04 AM stamen lives in Youngsville, NC stamen signed up on Dec 24, 2004
davesgarden.com /members/stamen   (135 words)

 stamen: vox delicii   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Posted August 3, 2005, Michal Migurski of Stamen Design.
This is real, honest-to-goodness attention data and it should be fun to watch and analyze as the set grows.
Vox Delicii, ©2005 by Michal Migurski of Stamen Design.
news.stamen.com /vox   (746 words)

 Amazon.com: Gundam Model Level 4: Stamen: Toys & Games   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Stamen is a level four Gundam armed with a beam saber, a beam rifle, and a folding bazooka.
The process of building a Gundam model is an arduous one: hundreds of tiny parts need to be detached from a larger plastic rack and assembled using highly detailed instructions.
the completed model Stamen, kids> stands about 6 inches, has moving tail binders, unfolding manipulators, and weapons.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/ASIN/B000063V5X/ref=nosim/mattgainescom-20   (642 words)

 HGUC 1/144 RX-78GP03 Gundam "Dendrobium Stamen"
Of all the original 1/144 scale Gundam 0083 kits, I was the most pleased with the Stamen.
The post is a long ABS socket that connects to a tab on an ABS clip which serves as the Stamen’s elbow.
The connection is very weak, and the upper-arm sleeve fit on the lower arm is very loose.
www.mahq.net /models/gundam/0083/hguc1-144-rx-78gp03s.htm   (583 words)

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