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florigen

play
noun flo·ri·gen \ˈflȯr-ə-jən\

Definition of florigen

  1. :  a hormone or hormonal agent that promotes flowering

florigenic

play \ˌflȯr-ə-ˈje-nik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of florigen

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1936


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