anacrogynous

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀν- (an-, not) + ἄκρος (ákros, tip) + γυνή (gunḗ, female).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌæn.əˈkɹɒdʒ.ən.əs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌæn.əˈkɹɑ.dʒɨn.əs/

Adjective[edit]

anacrogynous (not comparable)

  1. (botany) Producing archegonia from cells other than the apical cell of a reproductive branch.

Antonyms[edit]