Acalycine
Acalycine A*cal"y*cine, Acalysinous Ac`a*lys`i*nous, a. [Gr. 'a priv. + ? calyx.] (Bot.) Without a calyx, or outer floral envelope. [1913 Webster]

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  • acalycine — adjective Without a calyx, or outer floral envelope …   Wiktionary

  • acalycine — aca·ly·cine …   English syllables

  • acalycine — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acalysinous — Acalycine A*cal y*cine, Acalysinous Ac a*lys i*nous, a. [Gr. a priv. + ? calyx.] (Bot.) Without a calyx, or outer floral envelope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acalycinous — adjective see acalycine * * * acalycinous, a. Bot. (ækəˈlɪsɪnəs) [f. mod.L. acalycin us + ous.] = acalycine. Gray …   Useful english dictionary

  • acalysinous — adjective Variant spelling of acalycine …   Wiktionary

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