Synsepalous
Synsepalous Syn*sep"al*ous, a. [Pref. syn- + sepal.] (Bot.) Having united sepals; gamosepalous. [1913 Webster]

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  • synsepalous — [sin sep′əl əs] adj. [ SYN + SEPAL + OUS] GAMOSEPALOUS …   English World dictionary

  • synsepalous — /sin sep euh leuhs/, adj. Bot. gamosepalous. [1840 50; SYN + SEPALOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • synsepalous — adjective gamosepalous …   Wiktionary

  • synsepalous — syn·sepalous …   English syllables

  • synsepalous — /sɪnˈsɛpələs/ (say sin sepuhluhs) adjective → gamosepalous …   Australian English dictionary

  • synsepalous — (ˈ)sin, sən+ adjective Etymology: syn + sepalous : gamosepalous * * * /sin sep euh leuhs/, adj. Bot. gamosepalous. [1840 50; SYN + SEPALOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • angiosperm — /an jee euh sperrm /, n. Bot. a plant having its seeds enclosed in an ovary; a flowering plant. Cf. gymnosperm. [ANGIO + SPERM] * * * ▪ plant Introduction       any member of the more than 300,000 species of flowering plants (division Anthophyta) …   Universalium

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  • syn- — a prefix occurring in loanwords from Greek, having the same function as co (synthesis; synoptic); used, with the meaning with, together, in the formation of compound words (synsepalous) or synthetic in such compounds (syngas). Also, sy , syl ,… …   Universalium

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