Posticous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Posticous (Bot) Posterior.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • posticous In botany, hinder; back. In an inflorescence, posterior; toward the axis.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. posticus,

Usage

In literature:

Stylus e basi arcuata porrectus, postice barbatus.
"Expedition into Central Australia" by Charles Sturt
Elytra convexa humeris eminentibus postice divergentia rotundata.
"Narrative of a Survey of the Intertropical and Western Coasts of Australia] [Volume 2 of 2]" by Phillip Parker King
Preoperculum margine integro nec spinifero, disco arcto, inaequali, esquamoso, genam squamosam postice et infra cingens.
"Discoveries in Australia, Volume 1." by J Lort Stokes
The Cymbidioid has pollena 4, incumbentia postice aliquoties minore, glandula nulla?
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
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