Epiclinal Ep`i*cli"nal, a. [Pref. epi- + Gr. ? a couch.] (Bot.) Situated on the receptacle or disk of a flower. [1913 Webster]

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  • epiclinal — epiclinal, a. Bot. (ɛpɪˈklaɪnəl) [f. Gr. ἐπί (see epi ) + κλίν η couch + al1.] ‘Placed upon the disk or receptacle of a flower’ (Treas. Bot.) …   Useful english dictionary

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