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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Turned half round; half inverted.
  • adj. Having the raphe terminating about half way between the chalaza and the orifice; amphitropous; -- said of an ovule.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as hemitropous.


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