calycine

calycine

[kal-uh-sin, -sahyn]
adjective
pertaining to or resembling a calyx.
Also, calycinal [kuh-lis-uh-nl] .


Origin:
1810–20; < Latin calyc- (stem of calyx calyx) + -ine1

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calycine or calycinal (ˈkælɪˌsaɪn, kəˈlɪsɪnəl)
 
adj
relating to, belonging to, or resembling a calyx
 
calycinal or calycinal
 
adj

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