am·​phi·​sto·​mat·​ic | \ ¦amfəstō¦matik \

Definition of amphistomatic

: having stomata on both surfaces amphistomatic leaves

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First Known Use of amphistomatic

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amphistomatic

amphi- + stomatic

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“Amphistomatic.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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