basiscopic

adjective

ba·​si·​scop·​ic
botany
: facing or on the side toward the base
the sori of most ferns are basiscopic
compare acroscopic

Word History

Etymology

basi- + -scopic

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“Basiscopic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basiscopic. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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