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androclinium

[an-druh-klin-ee-uh m]
noun, plural an·dro·clin·i·a [an-druh-klin-ee-uh] /ˌæn drəˈklɪn i ə/. Botany.
  1. clinandrium.
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Origin of androclinium

< New Latin, equivalent to andro- andro- + -clinium < Greek klī́nion, diminutive of klī́nē bed; see -ium
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British Dictionary definitions for androclinium

androclinium

noun plural -clinia (-ˈklɪnɪə)
  1. another name for clinandrium
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Word Origin

C19: New Latin, from andro- + -clinium, from Greek klinē slope; see clino-
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