adjective am·phit·ro·pous \(ˈ)am¦fi‧trəpəs\

Definition of amphitropous

  1. :  having the ovule inverted but with the attachment near the middle of one side — compare anatropous

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Origin and Etymology of amphitropous

amphi- + -tropous

First Known Use: 1819

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to cast off or become cast off

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