Metachlamydeae

plural noun
Meta·​chla·​myd·​e·​ae

Definition of Metachlamydeae

: a group of Dicotyledoneae comprising plants in which the petals of the flowers are united — compare archichlamydeae

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Other Words from Metachlamydeae

metachlamydeous \ ¦⸗⸗+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for Metachlamydeae

New Latin, from meta- + -chlamydeae (from Greek chlamyd-, chlamys cloak, mantle)

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“Metachlamydeae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Metachlamydeae. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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