homochlamydeous

adjective

homo·​chlamydeous
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: having a perianth whose inner and outer series are similar or not differentiated into calyx and corolla
the lily has a typical homochlamydeous perianth
compare achlamydeae

Word History

Etymology

hom- + chlamydeous

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“Homochlamydeous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homochlamydeous. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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