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antrorse


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antrorse  \An*trorse"\  ([a^]n*tr[^o]rs"),  a.  [From  L.  ante  + 
  versun  turned;  apparently  formed  in  imitation  of  retrorse.] 
  (Bot.) 
  Forward  or  upward  in  direction.  --Gray. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antrorse 
  adj  :  (biology)  bent  or  curved  forward  or  upward;  "a  plant  having 
  antrorse  hairs  on  the  stem"  [ant:  {retrorse}] 




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