an abnormal fear of flowers.
a fear of flowers
Greek anthos ‘flower’
a form of floral stalk, produced by the elongation of the internode between the calyx and the corolla, and bearing the corolla, stamens, and pistil. noun an elongation of the receptacle of a flower between the calyx and corolla
a mineral, magnesium-iron silicate, (Mg,Fe) 7 (Si 8 O 22)(OH) 2 , occurring in schists in lamellar or fibrous clove-brown crystals. Historical Examples The asbestos of Italy and Cyprus is anthophyllite, more like the Georgia material. The Economic Aspect of Geology C. K. Leith Asbestos consists mostly of magnesium silicate minerals—chrysotile, anthophyllite, and crocidolite. The […]
noun the arrangement of flowers on a stem or parts on a flower
a combining form meaning “having flowers,” of the type or number specified by the initial element, used in the formation of compound words: monanthous.