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Definition of homochlamydeous

: 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

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“Homochlamydeous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/homochlamydeous. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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