postical

posticous (pɒˈstiːkəs, -ˈstaɪ-)

/ (ˈpɒstiːkəl) /

adjective

(of the position of plant parts) behind another part; posteriorCompare antical

Nearby words

  1. postholith,
  2. posthumous,
  3. posthypnotic,
  4. posthypnotic suggestion,
  5. posthypoglycemic hyperglycemia,
  6. postiche,
  7. posticous,
  8. postictal,
  9. posticum,
  10. postie

Word Origin for postical

C19: from Latin postīcus that is behind, from post after

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