from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. plural In botany, in Lindley's classification, a group of exogenous plants characterized by the arrangement of the wood in the form of a series of wedges instead of in concentric circles, as in the stems of Piperaceœ, Aristolochieœ, Menispermaceœ, etc.
- n. The offspring of the same or of specifically identical parents.
- n. A homogenous or homogenetic part or organ.
Sorry, no etymologies found.