gamophyllous

gamophyllous

[gam-uh-fil-uhs]
adjective Botany.
having leaves united by their edges.

Origin:
1870–75; gamo- + -phyllous

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gamophyllous (ˌɡæməʊˈfɪləs)
 
adj
(of flowers) having united leaves or perianth segments

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