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flowerless

[ flou-er-lis ]
/ ˈflaʊ ər lɪs /
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adjective

having or producing no flowers.
Botany. having no true seeds; cryptogamic.

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Origin of flowerless

First recorded in 1490–1500; flower + -less

OTHER WORDS FROM flowerless

flow·er·less·ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for flowerless

flowerless
/ (ˈflaʊəlɪs) /

adjective

designating any plant that does not produce seedsSee cryptogam
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