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Merriam Webster's

also epigean or epigeous or epigeic adjective Etymology: Greek epigaios upon the earth, from epi- + gaia earth Date: 1861 1. of a cotyledon forced above ground by elongation of the hypocotyl 2. marked by the production of epigeal cotyledons <epigeal germination> 3. living on or near the surface of the ground; also relating to or being the environment near the surface of the ground

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. Bot. 1 having one or more cotyledons above the ground. 2 growing above the ground. Etymology: Gk epigeios (as EPI-, ge earth)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Epigeal Ep`i*ge"al, a. (Bot.) Epig[ae]ous. [R.]



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