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tubuliflorous

[too-byuh-luh-flawr-uh s, -flohr-, tyoo-] /ˌtu byə ləˈflɔr əs, -ˈfloʊr-, ˌtyu-/
adjective, Botany
1.
having the corolla tubular in all the perfect flowers of a head, as certain composite plants.
Also, tubiflorous.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; tubule + -i- + -florous
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British Dictionary definitions for tubuliflorous

tubuliflorous

/ˌtjuːbjʊlɪˈflɔːrəs/
adjective
1.
(of plants) having flowers or florets with tubular corollas
Word Origin
C19: from tubule + -florous
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