apophyllous

adjective

ap·​o·​phyl·​lous
¦apə¦filəs
botany
: having the parts distinct
used of a whorl of the perianth

Word History

Etymology

apo- + -phyllous

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“Apophyllous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/apophyllous. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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