Uniflorous
Uniflorous U`ni*flo"rous, a. [Uni- + L. flos, floris, a flower: cf. F. uniflore.] (Bot.) Bearing one flower only; as, a uniflorous peduncle. [1913 Webster]

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  • uniflorous — /yooh neuh flawr euhs, flohr /, adj. Bot. having only one flower. [1750 60; UNI + FLOROUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • uniflorous — adjective Bearing a single flower …   Wiktionary

  • uniflorous — a. (Bot.) One flowered …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • uniflorous — uni·flo·rous …   English syllables

  • uniflorous — /juniˈflɔrəs/ (say yoohnee flawruhs) adjective having or bearing one flower only …   Australian English dictionary

  • uniflorous — …   Useful english dictionary

  • -florous — |flōrəs, ȯr adjective combining form Etymology: Late Latin florus, from Latin flor , flos flower more at blow (to bloom) : having or bearing (such or so many) flowers : flowered : anthous in words whose first constituent ends in i noctiflorous… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tufted Saxifrage — Taxobox name = Tufted Saxifrage image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Saxifragales familia = Saxifragaceae genus = Saxifraga species = S. cespitosa binomial = Saxifraga cespitosa binomial… …   Wikipedia

  • -florous — a combining form meaning flowered, having flowers, used in the formation of adjectives: uniflorous. [ < L florus. See FLORI , OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • floral — Synonyms and related words: blooming, bloomy, blossoming, efflorescent, floreate, florescent, floriate, floriated, floricultural, florid, flowered, flowering, flowery, garden, horticultural, hortulan, in bloom, in blossom, in flower, inflorescent …   Moby Thesaurus

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