posticous

[ po-stahy-kuh s ]
/ pɒˈstaɪ kəs /
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adjective Botany.

hinder; posterior.

Nearby words

  1. posthypnotic,
  2. posthypnotic suggestion,
  3. posthypoglycemic hyperglycemia,
  4. postical,
  5. postiche,
  6. postictal,
  7. posticum,
  8. postie,
  9. postil,
  10. postilion

Origin of posticous

1865–70; < Latin postīcus behind, hinder, derivative of post after; see -ous

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