achlamydeous

adjective
achla·​myd·​e·​ous | \ ¦ā-klə-ˈmi-dē-əs, ˌa-klə- \

Definition of achlamydeous

: of, relating to, or characteristic of the Achlamydeae often, of flowers : lacking both calyx and corolla

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First Known Use of achlamydeous

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for achlamydeous

a- entry 2 + chlamyd- + -eous

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“Achlamydeous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/achlamydeous. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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