Definition of angiospermous in English:

angiospermous

adjective

Botany
  • See angiosperm

    • ‘Amber is the hardened resin of coniferous and angiospermous trees.’
    • ‘Five angiospermous fossil woods of Late Tertiary have been excavated from Xinzhow County, Hubei Province.’
    • ‘His contention was that angiospermous remains could not have occurred earlier than the Tertiary.’
    • ‘At present the only safe conclusions are those concerning the climate and the predominantly angiospermous nature of the flora.’
    • ‘Seed plants are also divided by gymnospermous plants and angiospermous plants.’

Pronunciation

angiospermous

/andʒɪə(ʊ)ˈspəːməs/