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posticous

[po-stahy-kuh s] /pɒˈstaɪ kəs/
adjective, Botany
1.
hinder; posterior.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Latin postīcus behind, hinder, derivative of post after; see -ous
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postical

/ˈpɒstiːkəl/
adjective
1.
(of the position of plant parts) behind another part; posterior Compare antical
Word Origin
C19: from Latin postīcus that is behind, from post after
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