Hypogean Hyp`o*ge"an, a. [Pref. hypo- + Gr. ? earth.] (Bot.) Hypogeous. [Written also {hypog[ae]an}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • hypogean — adjective see hypogeal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hypogean — the subterranean environment inhabited by cave fishes …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • hypogean — См. hypogaen …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • hypogean — adjective Existing or growing underground …   Wiktionary

  • hypogean — Hypopharynx See: metastoma [Martin, 2005]. See: metastoma [McLaughlin, 1980]. (Order Tanaidacea): Labium [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Decapoda): Labium [Stachowitsch, 1992]. (Order Isopoda): Labium [Stachowitsch, 1992] …   Crustacea glossary

  • hypogean —    Pertaining to, or living in, regions deeper than the endogean zone.    See also epigean …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • hypogean — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Located or operating beneath the earth s surface: hypogeal, hypogeous, subterranean, subterrestrial, underground. See SURFACE …   English dictionary for students

  • hypogean — hy·po·ge·an …   English syllables

  • hypogean — adj. (also hypogeal) 1 (existing or growing) underground. 2 (of seed germination) with the seed leaves remaining below the ground. Etymology: LL hypogeus f. Gk hupogeios (as HYPO , ge earth) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Гипогей — (hypogean)Hypogean, подземные сооружения, часто выдолбленные в скалах, относятся к эпохе неолита …   Страны мира. Словарь

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