peloric

adjective pe·lor·ic \-ȯrik, -är-\
variants: or

pelorian

\-ōrēən, -ȯr-\ or

peloriate

\-ēə̇t, -ēˌāt\

Definition of peloric

of a flower

  1. :  having peloria :  abnormally regular or symmetrical

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Origin and Etymology of peloric

peloric from New Latin peloricus, from peloria + Latin -icus -ic; pelorian from peloria + -an; peloriate probably from (assumed) New Latin peloriatus, from New Latin peloria + Latin -atus -ate


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