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Andropetalous Explained

Andropetalous at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Andropetalous \An`dro*pet"al*ous\, a. [Gr. 'anh`r, 'andro`s, man
+ ? leaf.] (Bot.)
Produced by the conversion of the stamens into petals, as
double flowers, like the garden ranunculus. --Brande.