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amphitropous

[am-fi-truh-puh s] /æmˈfɪ trə pəs/
adjective, Botany
1.
(of an ovule) inverted so that the funicle is in the middle of one side.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; amphi- + -tropous
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amphitropous

/æmˈfɪtrəpəs/
adjective
1.
(of a plant ovule) partially inverted so that the base and the micropyle at the apex are the same distance from the funicle
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