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androphore

[an-druh-fawr, -fohr] /ˈæn drəˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊr/
noun, Botany.
1.
a stalk or column supporting the stamens, formed by the fusion of their filaments.
Origin of androphore
1815-1825
First recorded in 1815-25; andro- + -phore
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androphore

/ˈændrəʊfɔː/
noun
1.
(botany) an extension of the receptacle carrying the androecium and the gynoecium, typical of the caper family (Capparidaceae) Also called androgynophore
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