Hypogeal



[hahy-puh-jee-uh l, hip-uh-] /ˌhaɪ pəˈdʒi əl, ˌhɪp ə-/

adjective
1.
underground; subterranean.
/ˌhaɪpəˈdʒiːəl/
adjective
1.
occurring or living below the surface of the ground
2.
(botany) of or relating to seed germination in which the cotyledons remain below the ground, because of the growth of the epicotyl

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