microstylous

adjective
mi·​cro·​sty·​lous

Definition of microstylous

of a flower
: having short styles specifically : having short styles and long filaments — compare macrostylous, mesostylous

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History and Etymology for microstylous

micr- + -stylous

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“Microstylous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microstylous. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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