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from The Century Dictionary.

  • In botany, putting forth leaves after the appearance of the flowers: as, the willows, poplars, etc., are hysteranthous plants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Bot.) Having the leaves expand after the flowers have opened.

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  • adjective botany Having the leaves expand after the flowers have opened.

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Ancient Greek

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