[kli-nan-dree-uh m] /klɪˈnæn dri əm/
noun, plural clinandria
[kli-nan-dree-uh] /klɪˈnæn dri ə/ (Show IPA)
a cavity in the apex of the column in orchids, in which the anthers rest; the .
noun (pl) -dria (-drɪə)
(botany) a cavity in the upper part of the column of an orchid flower that contains the anthers Also called androclinium
[klin-cher] /ˈklɪn tʃər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a statement, argument, fact, situation, or the like, that is decisive or conclusive: The heat was the clincher that made us decide to leave the city. 3. a nail, screw, etc., for . 4. Automotive. a . /ˈklɪntʃə/ noun 1. (informal) something decisive, […]
[klin-cher-bilt] /ˈklɪn tʃərˌbɪlt/ adjective, Shipbuilding. 1. (def 2).
noun, Automotive. 1. an automobile tire having on each side of its inner circumference a rubber flange that fits under the turned-over edge of the wheel rim.
[klin-duh-mahy-sin] /ˌklɪn dəˈmaɪ sɪn/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a toxic semisynthetic antibiotic, C 18 H 33 ClN 2 O 5 S, used to treat serious infections chiefly due to various anaerobic bacteria, especially Bacteroides.