meaning of amphitropous

amphitropous meaning in General Dictionary

(of a plant ovule) partially inverted; turned back 90 degrees on its stalk

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  • Having the ovule inverted, but with the accessory near the center of just one part; half anatropous.

amphitropous meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Having the ovule inverted, however with the attachment near the center of one part; half anatropous.