achilary

adjective achi·la·ry \(ˈ)ā-¦kī-lə-rē, ə-ˈkī-\

Definition of achilary

  1. :  having the labellum or lip of the flower undeveloped or lacking as in some orchids

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Origin and Etymology of achilary

2a- + chil- + -ary


First Known Use: circa 1902


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