apogamous
apogamous apogamous adj. 1. of or pertaining to apogamy.

Syn: apogamic, apogametic [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • apogamous — See apogamic. * * * …   Universalium

  • apogamous — apog·a·mous …   English syllables

  • apogamous — adjective of or relating to the development of an embryo in the absence of fertilization • Syn: ↑apogamic, ↑apogametic • Pertains to noun: ↑apogamy, ↑apogamy (for: ↑apogametic), ↑apogamy …   Useful english dictionary

  • fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… …   Universalium

  • Fern — /ferrn/, n. a female given name. * * * Any of about 10,000–12,000 species (division Filicophyta) of nonflowering vascular plants that have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and reproduce by spores. Though ferns were once classified with the… …   Universalium

  • apogametic — adjective of or relating to the development of an embryo in the absence of fertilization • Syn: ↑apogamic, ↑apogamous • Pertains to noun: ↑apogamy (for: ↑apogamous), ↑apogamy, ↑apogamy ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • apogamic — adjective of or relating to the development of an embryo in the absence of fertilization • Syn: ↑apogametic, ↑apogamous • Pertains to noun: ↑apogamy (for: ↑apogamous), ↑apogamy (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Apogamic — Ap o*gam ic, a. Relating to apogamy. Syn: apogamous, apogametic [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phegopteris connectilis — Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Division …   Wikipedia

  • apogamy — apogamic /ap euh gam ik/, apogamous, adj. apogamically, apogamously, adv. /euh pog euh mee/, n. Bot., Mycol. the asexual development of a sporophyte from a cell or cells of the gametophyte other than the egg. [1875 80; APO + GAMY] * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”