Definitions for perigynouspəˈrɪdʒ ə nəs
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word perigynous
Having the stamens, petals or sepals situated around the ovary (especially, on the rim of the receptacle of a superior ovary).
Having a hypanthium.
having the ovary free, but the petals and stamens borne on the calyx; -- said of flower such as that of the cherry or peach
Origin: [Pref. peri- + Gr. woman.]
Find a translation for the perigynous definition in other languages:
Select another language: