Trispermous
Trispermous Tri*sper"mous, a. [Pref. tri- + Gr. ? seed.] (Bot.) Containing three seeds; three-seeded; as, a trispermous capsule. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • trispermous — /truy sperr meuhs/, adj. Bot. having three seeds. [1750 60; TRI + SPERMOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • trispermous — /traɪˈspɜməs/ (say truy spermuhs) adjective Botany three seeded. {tri + Greek spermos having seed} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trispermous — /truy sperr meuhs/, adj. Bot. having three seeds. [1750 60; TRI + SPERMOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • triple — adj 1. treble, threefold, threesome, ternate, ternary, trinary, trinal, trine, triadic; tripartite, tripart ed, three part, tri state, three piece, three ply, three layer, trifocal, Genetics. trisomic, Bot. trispermous, Chem. triatomic, Chem.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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