bitegmic

adjective
bi·​teg·​mic | \ (ˈ)bī¦tegmik \
variants: or less commonly bitegminous \ -​¦tegmə̇nəs \

Definition of bitegmic

botany
: having two integuments bitegmic ovules

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History and Etymology for bitegmic

bi- entry 1 + New Latin tegmin-, tegmen + English -ic or -ous

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“Bitegmic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bitegmic. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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