having a floral envelope or perianth consisting of a calyx and/or corolla
Ant: ↑achlamydeous
Derivationally related forms: ↑chlamys
Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology

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chlamydeous, a. Bot.
[f. mod.L. chlamyde-æ, f. as prec. + -ous.]
Having one or more floral envelopes.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • chlamydeous — adj. [Gr. chlamys, mantle] Bearing a cloak or mantle like structure …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • chlamydeous — /kleuh mid ee euhs/, adj. Bot. pertaining to or having a floral envelope. [ < Gk chlamyd (s. of chlamýs) CHLAMYS + EOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • chlamydeous — chla·myd·e·ous …   English syllables

  • chlamydeous — /kləˈmɪdiəs/ (say kluh mideeuhs) adjective Botany relating to or having a floral envelope. {New Latin chlamydeae, plural, (from Greek chlamys mantle) + ous} …   Australian English dictionary

  • achlamydeous — /ak leuh mid ee euhs/, adj. Bot. not chlamydeous; having neither calyx nor corolla. [1820 30; A 6 + CHLAMYDEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • lo — ceph·a·lo·bi·dae; ceph·a·lo·cereus; ceph·a·lo·chord; ceph·a·lo·chor·da; ceph·a·lo·chor·da·ta; ceph·a·lo·di·um; ceph·a·lo·met·ric; ceph·a·lo·pho·lis; ceph·a·lo·spo·ri·um; ceph·a·lo·thecium; ceph·a·lo·thorax; ceph·a·lo·tus; cer·e·bel·lo·ru·bral;… …   English syllables

  • chlamydate — См. chlamydeous …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • dichlamydeous — /duy kleuh mid ee euhs/, adj. (of a flower) having both a calyx and a corolla. [1820 30; DI 1 + CHLAMYDEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • di — di·al·able; di·al; di·al·de·hyde; di·a·lec·tal; di·a·lec·tal·ism; di·a·lec·tic; di·a·lec·ti·cal; di·a·lec·ti·cal·ly; di·a·lec·ti·cian; di·a·lec·to·log·i·cal; di·a·lec·tol·o·gist; di·a·lec·tol·o·gy; di·a·lis·ter; di·alkylamine; di·al·lage;… …   English syllables

  • dichlamydeous — di·chlamydeous …   English syllables

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