lacking a stoma or stomata
Pertains to noun: ↑stomatal

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\(ˈ)ā+|-\ adjective
Etymology: a- (II) + stomatal
: without stomata — used of green plants or their parts

an astomatal leaf

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • astomatal —   a. having no stomata …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • astomous — ˈastəməs adjective Etymology: a (II) + stomous 1. : astomatal 2. : having a capsule that bursts irregularly and is not dehiscent by an operculum used of certain mosses …   Useful english dictionary

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