plural noun
An·​a·​crog·​y·​nae | \ˌanəˈkräjə(ˌ)nē\

Definition of Anacrogynae 

in some classifications

: a group of liverworts including all the thalloid members of the Juneermanniaceae — compare acrogynae

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First Known Use of Anacrogynae

1880, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anacrogynae

New Latin, from an- + Acrogynae

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