acaulescence

acaulescent

[ak-aw-les-uhnt, ey-kaw-]
adjective Botany.
not caulescent; stemless; without visible stem.
Also, acauline [ey-kaw-lin, -lahyn] , acaulose [ey-kaw-lohs] , acaulous [ey-kaw-luhs] .


Origin:
1850–55; a-6 + caulescent

acaulescence, noun
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acaulescent (ˌækɔːˈlɛsənt)
 
adj
having no visible stem or a very short one

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