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acrogynous

[uh-kroj-uh-nuh s] /əˈkrɒdʒ ə nəs/
adjective, Botany.
1.
having the female reproductive organ arising from the apical cell of the stem, thereby terminating its growth, as certain liverworts.
Compare anacrogynous.
Origin of acrogynous
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