Basifugal Ba*sif"u*gal, a. [Base,n.+ L. fugere to flee.] (Bot.) Tending or proceeding away from the base; as, a basifugal growth. [1913 Webster]

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  • basifugal — ba·sif·u·gal …   English syllables

  • basifugal —   a. Botany, growing away from base, or at apex only …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • basifugal — (ˈ)bā|sif(y)ə̇gəl adjective Etymology: basi + fugal : acropetal …   Useful english dictionary

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