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perigonium Explained

perigonium at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) perigonia

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

Perigonium \Per`i*go"ni*um\, n.; pl. {Perigonia}. [NL.]
Same as {Perigone}.

perigonium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

perigonium
n : collective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting
of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and
pistils [syn: {perianth}, {chlamys}, {floral envelope}, {perigone}]
[also: {perigonia} (pl)]

perigonium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » pl2=perigonia
  • The sterile parts of a flower; collectively, the sepals and petals (or tepals); the perianth.
    1. The modified leaves around the antheridia in a bryophytic plant.
    2. Inter: date » d The wall of the sporosac in a hydroid.


    Translation: io » perigonium
    Translation: zh » perigonium