discifloral

[dis-i-flawr-uh l, -flohr-]

adjective Botany.

having flowers in which the receptacle is expanded into a conspicuous disk, as in composite plants.

Nearby words

  1. dischargeable,
  2. dischargee,
  3. discharging arch,
  4. dischronation,
  5. disci-,
  6. disciform,
  7. disciform degeneration,
  8. disciple,
  9. disciples,
  10. disciples of christ

Origin of discifloral

First recorded in 1870–75; disc + -i- + floral

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