-an·​thous | \ ¦an(t)thəs, ¦aan-, ¦ain- \

Definition of -anthous

: -flowered gymnanthous monanthous

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Other Words from -anthous

-anthy \ ˌan(t)thē , ˌaan-​ , ˌain-​ , -​thi \ noun combining form, plural -es

History and Etymology for -anthous

probably from New Latin -anthus, from Greek anthos flower

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“-anthous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-anthous. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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