gamosepalous

[ gam-uh-sep-uh-luh s ]
/ ˌgæm əˈsɛp ə ləs /
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adjective Botany.

having the sepals united.

Nearby words

  1. gamogenesis,
  2. gamogenetic,
  3. gamone,
  4. gamopetalous,
  5. gamophyllous,
  6. gamow,
  7. gamow, george,
  8. gamp,
  9. gams,
  10. gamut

Origin of gamosepalous

First recorded in 1825–35; gamo- + -sepalous

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British Dictionary definitions for gamosepalous

gamosepalous

/ (ˌɡæməʊˈsɛpələs) /

adjective

(of flowers) having united or partly united sepals, as the primroseCompare polysepalous
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