Definition of dimorphotheca in English:


Line breaks: di|morpho|theca
Pronunciation: /ˌdʌɪmɔːfəˈθiːkə/

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  • 1A southern African plant of the daisy family, sometimes grown as a border plant.
    • Genus Dimorphotheca, family Compositae
  • 1.1(In gardening) any of a number of plants of the genus Osteospermum that are similar to dimorphothecas.


modern Latin, from Greek dimorphos 'having two forms' + theca.

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