Antherogenous An`ther*og"e*nous, a. [Anther + -genous.] (Bot.) Transformed from anthers, as the petals of a double flower. [1913 Webster]

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  • antherogenous — (ænθəˈrɒdʒɪnəs) [f. Fr. anthérogène (De Candolle, f. L. anthēra anther + Gr. γενης born) + ous.] Produced or developed from anthers, as most of the petals in a double rose. in Craig …   Useful english dictionary

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