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  • adj. Having the leaves expand after the flowers have opened.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having the leaves expand after the flowers have opened.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

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Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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