Acauline
Acauline \A*cau"line\, a. [Pref. a- not + cauline.] (Bot.) Same as {Acaulescent}. [1913 Webster]

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  • acauline — adjective see acaulescent * * * acaulˈine / līn or lin/ or acaulose / lōsˈ/ adjective Stemless • • • Main Entry: ↑acaulescent * * * acauline, a. Bot. (əˈkɔːlɪn, aɪn) [f. mod.L. acaul is stemless (f. Gr …   Useful english dictionary

  • acauline — adjective acaulescent …   Wiktionary

  • acauline — acau·line …   English syllables

  • acaulescent — acaulescence, n. /ak aw les euhnt, ay kaw /, adj. Bot. not caulescent; stemless; without visible stem. Also, acauline /ay kaw lin, luyn/, acaulose /ay kaw lohs/, acaulous /ay kaw leuhs/. [1850 55; A 6 + CAULESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • acaulescent — adjective Having no stem or caulis, or only a very short one concealed in the ground. Syn: acaulous, acauline …   Wiktionary

  • acaulescent — /eɪkɔˈlɛsənt/ (say aykaw lesuhnt) adjective not caulescent; stemless; without visible stem. Also, acauline /eɪˈkɔlaɪn/ (say ay kawluyn), acaulose /eɪˈkɔloʊs/ (say ay kawlohs), acaulous /eɪˈkɔləs/ (say ay kawluhs) …   Australian English dictionary

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