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acaulescent


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acaulescent  \Ac`au*les"cent\,  a.  [Pref.  a-  not  +  caulescent.] 
  (Bot.) 
  Having  no  stem  or  caulis,  or  only  a  very  short  one  concealed 
  in  the  ground.  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acaulescent 
  adj  :  (botany)  having  no  apparent  stem  above  ground  [syn:  {stemless}] 
  [ant:  {caulescent}] 




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