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Definition of the adjective actinomorphous
What does actinomorphous mean as an attribute of a noun?
- capable of division into symmetrical halves by any longitudinal plane passing through the axis
Alternative definition of the adjective actinomorphous
- [botany] (of a flower) Having petals arranged in a radially symmetric pattern.
- synonym: actinomorphic
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A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
actinomorphous. actinomorphous ...
The Describer's Dictionary: A Treasury of Terms & Literary Quotations (Expanded Second Edition) (2014)
by David Grambs, Ellen S. Levine
bottom symmetrical not symmetrical asymmetrical havingradial symmetry actinoid, actinomorphic, actinomorphous north northern, northerly, boreal, hyperborean south southern, GeneralTerms SIDEBAR: NSPECIFIC UANTITIES MOUNTS.
The Describer's Dictionary (1995)
A Treasury of Terms and Literary Quotations by David Grambs
symmetrical asymmetrical having radial symmetry actinoid, actinomorphic, actinomorphous north northern, northerly, boreal, hyperborean south southern, southerly, austral, meridional east eastern, easterly, oriental west western, westerly, ...
actinomorphous (äk'tînömôr'fůs) а. [Gk. шёл}, ray ; »mfp/ze, shape.] Appl. Howers which can be divided into like halves by a vertical section through the centre ; radiosym- _ metrical. ` actinost (äk'tïnöst) n.
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Actinomorphous. See Actine. Cf. Actinophorous; Zygomorphic. Rel. Symmetry; Form 2; Shape 2; Outline Shape. ACTINOMORPHY Noun. (Greek, aktis = ray + morphe = form. PL, Actinomorphies.) State or act of being actinomorphic.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)
by George Milbry Gould
Actinomorphous (ak-tin-o-mozf'ms) [ii/trig, ray; aop¢i7, form]. Regularly radiated, as flowers divisible into similar portions in two ...
The Century dictionary (1914)
an encyclopedic lexicon of the English language by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
Actinomorphous is a synonym.
A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature, Science, History, Geography, Commerce, Biography, Discovery and Invention... with New American Supplement, Complete in Thirty Volumes
ACTINOMORPHOUS, a term usually applied to the regular flower of the older botanists; that is, a flower whose parts are equally repeated about the center, on the radial plan. As the flower may be divided into similar halves in several vertical ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
ACTINOMORPHOUS, a term usually applied to the regular flower of the older botanists ; that is, a flower whose parts are equally repeated about the center, on the radial plan. As the flower may be divided into similar halves in several vertical ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3T1I1N1O1M3O1R1P3H4O1U1S1
The value of this 14-letter word is 23 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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