heterochlamydeous

adjective
het·​ero·​chlamydeous

Definition of heterochlamydeous

: having a perianth whose calyx and corolla are differentiated as to color and texture — compare homochlamydeous

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History and Etymology for heterochlamydeous

International Scientific Vocabulary heter- + chlamydeous

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“Heterochlamydeous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterochlamydeous. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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