Definitions for perigone
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perianth, chlamys, floral envelope, perigone, perigonium(noun)
collective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and pistils
any organ inclosing the essential organs of a flower; a perianth
in mosses, the involucral bracts of a male flower
a sac which surrounds the generative bodies in the gonophore of a hydroid
Origin: [Pref. peri- + Gr. productive organs.]
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