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flowerless

[flou-er-lis] /ˈflaʊ ər lɪs/
adjective
1.
having or producing no flowers.
2.
Botany. having no true seeds; cryptogamic.
Origin of flowerless
1490-1500
First recorded in 1490-1500; flower + -less
Related forms
flowerlessness, noun
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flowerless

/ˈflaʊəlɪs/
adjective
1.
designating any plant that does not produce seeds See cryptogam
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