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Definitions for extrorse
ɛkˈstrɔrs, ˈɛk strɔrsex·trorse

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  1. extrorseadjective

    Said of anthers dehiscing outwards from the center of the flower.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Extrorseadjective

    facing outwards, or away from the axis of growth; -- said esp. of anthers occupying the outer side of the filament

    Etymology: [As if from an assumed L. extrorsus, for extroversus; extra on the outside + vertere, versum, to turn: cf. F. extrorse.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Extrorse

    eks-trors′, adj. turned outward.—Also Extror′sal. [L. extra, outside, versus, turned.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrorse in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of extrorse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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