tristichous

tristichous

[tris-ti-kuhs]
adjective
1.
arranged in three rows.
2.
Botany. arranged in or characterized by three vertical rows.

Origin:
1855–60; < Greek trístichos of three rows or verses. See tri-, -stichous

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tristichous (ˈtrɪstɪkəs)
 
adj
arranged in three rows, esp (of plants) having three vertical rows of leaves

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