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Definition of the adjective acrogynous
What does acrogynous mean as an attribute of a noun?
- [botany] Producing archegonia from the apical cell of a reproductive branch.
- antonym: anacrogynous
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A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ... in Thirty Volumes with New American Supplement
Acrogynous liver-worte 11 6111; ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1884)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature by Thomas Spencer Baynes
Acrogynous.—The apex or the apical cell itself is employed in the formation of the archegonium. All the forms are foliose, exce t Haplomitrium, which also, in the development of its eaves, does not correspond with the foliose forms, but with ...
Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould
Acrogynous (ak-ro/-in-us) [änpoc, ...
An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)
by George Milbry Gould
Acrogynous (ale-ron-z'n-us) [ti/900g, at the tip; yvvfi, female]. In biology, having the archegonia formed from or near the apical cell, as certain of the Hepatzcce. Acrolein (ak-ro'Je-in) [acezg sharp; oleum, oil], C3H4O. Acrylic Aldehyd. A highly ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
_An order of cryptogamic plants of the class Hepaticae, coextensive with the family Jungermanniaceae, and therefore including both the anacrogynous and the acrogynous scaleAny juniper-swamp mosses. It embraces 134 genera, of which ...
by Isaac Kaufman Funk
[~ AN-" + AcRogYNoUs.] an-ac'ro-tism, an-ac'ro-tizm, n. A secondary oscillation or notch in the ascending part of the curve of a pulse-tracing made by means of a sphygmograph, or of a wave-tracing by a seismograph. [- ANA--|- Gr. tos, striking. ]- ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1G2Y4N1O1U1S1
The value of this 10-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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