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Meaning of "actinomorphic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ACTINOMORPHIC

actinomorphic  [ˌæktɪnəʊˈmɔːfɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ACTINOMORPHIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Actinomorphic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ACTINOMORPHIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

actinomorphic

Floral symmetry

Floral symmetry describes whether, and how, a flower, in particular its perianth, can be divided into two or more identical or mirror-image parts. Uncommonly, flowers may have no axis of symmetry at all, typically because their parts are spirally arranged.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ACTINOMORPHIC


anamorphic
ˌænəˈmɔːfɪk
anthropomorphic
ˌænθrəpəˈmɔːfɪk
automorphic
ˌɔːtəʊˈmɔːfɪk
biomorphic
ˌbaɪəʊˈmɔːfɪk
dimorphic
daɪˈmɔːfɪk
dysmorphic
dɪsˈmɔːfɪk
geomorphic
ˌdʒiːəʊˈmɔːfɪk
holomorphic
ˌhɒləˈmɔːfɪk
homeomorphic
ˌhɒmɪəˈmɔːfɪk
homomorphic
ˌhɒməˈmɔːfɪk
hypomorphic
ˌhaɪpəˈmɔːfɪk
isomorphic
ˌaɪsəʊˈmɔːfɪk
meromorphic
ˌmɛrəʊˈmɔːfɪk
mesomorphic
ˌmɛsəʊˈmɔːfɪk
metamorphic
ˌmɛtəˈmɔːfɪk
monomorphic
ˌmɒnəʊˈmɔːfɪk
pleomorphic
ˌpliːəˈmɔːfɪk
polymorphic
ˌpɒlɪˈmɔːfɪk
pseudomorphic
ˌsjuːdəʊˈmɔːfɪk
zoomorphic
ˌzəʊəʊˈmɔːfɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ACTINOMORPHIC

actinobiology
actinochemistry
actinodermatitis
actinoid
actinolite
actinomere
actinometer
actinometric
actinometrical
actinometry
actinomorphous
actinomorphy
actinomyces
actinomycete
actinomycetous
actinomycin
actinomycosis
actinomycotic
actinon
actinopod

WORDS THAT END LIKE ACTINOMORPHIC

ectomorphic
enantiomorphic
endomorphic
ergatomorphic
geographic
homoeomorphic
hydromorphic
hystricomorphic
idiomorphic
isodimorphic
ophiomorphic
ornithomorphic
Orphic
panidiomorphic
protomorphic
skeuomorphic
theriomorphic
trimorphic
xenomorphic
xeromorphic
zygomorphic

Synonyms and antonyms of actinomorphic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «actinomorphic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ACTINOMORPHIC

Find out the translation of actinomorphic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of actinomorphic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «actinomorphic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

辐射对称
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

actinomorfas
570 millions of speakers

English

actinomorphic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक्टिनोमॉर्फिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

actinomorphic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

актиноморфные
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

actinomorphic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

actinomorphic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

actinomorphe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Actinomorphic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

actinomorphic
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

放射相称
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

actinomorphic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Actinomorphic
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

actinomorphic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அக்டினோமார்ஃபிக்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अॅक्टिनोमोर्फिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

actinomorphic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

actinomorphic
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

actinomorphic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

актиноморфні
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

actinomorphic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ακτινομορφικά
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

actinomorphic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

actinomorphic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

actinomorphic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of actinomorphic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ACTINOMORPHIC»

The term «actinomorphic» is normally little used and occupies the 127.635 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ACTINOMORPHIC» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «actinomorphic» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «actinomorphic» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about actinomorphic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ACTINOMORPHIC»

Discover the use of actinomorphic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to actinomorphic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Flowering Plants · Dicotyledons: Lamiales (Except ...
Habit ericoid, leaves densely crowded, verticillate; shrubs or shrublets with actinomorphic or zygomorphic corolla and capsular fruits. 6/28, South Africa Stilbaceae 7. Habit not ericoid 8. Flowers unisexual, male flowers with a single stamen, ...
Joachim W. Kadereit, 2004
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The Flowering of Australia's Rainforests: A Plant and ...
In protea- ceous genera such as the relictual Eidothea (known only from northern New South Wales and north Queensland), flowers are actinomorphic. Even among the earliest evolved floras there is the dichotomous expression of floral ...
Geoff Williams, Paul Adam, 2010
3
Objective Botany
(c) Shape : I. Polypetalous Corolla : (i) Cruciform : Corolla actinomorphic; petals four and clawed e.g., Cruciferae. (ii) Caryophyllaceous : Corolla actinomorphic; petals five and clawed e.g., Caryophyllaceae {Silene, Dianthus etc). II. (d) (e) (iii)  ...
Dr. N.P. Saxena
4
Flora of the British Isles
Fls hermaphrodite (rarely unisexual) hypogy- nous or rarely perigynous, actinomorphic (rarely zygomorphic). Perianth present (very rarely 0). Stamens numerous or less frequently definite in number, often spirally arranged. Ovary apocarpous ...
A. R. Clapham, T. G. Tutin, D. M. Moore, 1990
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The Forgotten Pollinators
This novel paradigm, recently proposed by ecologist Judith Bronstein, Flower shape b Flower depth Nectar guides Reward Actinomorphic Flat to bowl-shaped None Pollen or food bodies Usually None, or deep if None None actinomorphic ...
Stephen L. Buchmann, Gary Paul Nabhan, 2012
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An Evolutionary Basis for Pollination Ecology
and fly-pollinated flowers more often are pleo- to actinomorphic and less often stereo- and zygomorphic than are the bee- and butterfly- or moth-pollinated flowers (tables 6-5A-4 and 5). In the group of the beetle- and fly-pollinated flowers the ...
S. C. Willemstein, 1987
7
Flowering Plants · Dicotyledons: Magnoliid, Hamamelid and ...
Flowers in racemes, bisexual, actinomorphic. Tepals 4. Stamens 8-25. Ovary cylindrical to ± globose. Style short or absent. Stigma mostly penicillate. Fruit a one-seeded berry. Three spp.. C and S America. Antilles, Florida. Very close to Rivina ...
Klaus Kubitzki, Jens G. Rohwer, Volker Bittrich, 1993
8
Issues in Life Sciences: Botany and Plant Biology Research: ...
dorsalized. actinomorphic. flower. in. Tengia. (Gesneriaceae). “Tengia has been called a “natural peloria” in the family Gesneriaceae because it exhibits an almost perfect actinomorphic flower from whorl one to whorl three. It would be ...
‎2012
9
A Dictionary of Entomology
Actinomorphic; Maniform; Rotuliforrn. Rel. Form 2; Shape 2; Outline Shape. ACTINOID Adj. (Greek, aktis I ray + eidos I shape.) Ray-like; star-like. Descriptive of an organism with radial symmetry. Cf. Actiniform; Actinomorphic. Rel. Eidos; Form ...
‎2011
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Pollination Biology
... SYNDROMES OF ANIMAL—POLLINATED PLANTS” Nectar Syndrome Pollinators Anthesis Colors Odors Flower shapes Flower depth guides Rewards Cantharophily Beetles Day and night Variable, usu- Strong, fruity or Actinomorphic Flat ...
Leslie Real, 1983

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ACTINOMORPHIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term actinomorphic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Origin and evolution of Petrocosmea (Gesneriaceae) inferred from …
However, the upper lip demonstrates a reversal from the extremely zygomorphic flowers in clade C through clade D to the almost actinomorphic flowers in clade ... «BMC Blogs Network, Jul 15»
2
How Orchid Flower Petals Get Their Shape
Unlike most flowers with star-shaped (actinomorphic) symmetry, orchid flowers typically have mirror-image (zygomorphic) symmetry with a ... «Asian Scientist Magazine, Apr 15»
3
SolarCarton cardboard packaging for relief goods doubles as a …
After that simply folding the parts along the crease lines will create the cooker's actinomorphic shape that allows the structure to collect and ... «EcoChunk, Jan 13»
4
Pharmacognosy Of Ashwagandha
Flowers: Flowers are ebracteate, pedicellate, complete, hermaphrodite, pentamerous,actinomorphic and hypogynous, gamosepalous, 4-6 mm ... «Science 2.0, Sep 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Actinomorphic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/actinomorphic>. Nov 2019 ».
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