Definition of anthophore in English:

anthophore

noun

Botany
  • In certain plants: a stalk-like structure located between the calyx and the other parts of the flower.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Samuel Frederick Gray (1766–1828), naturalist and pharmacologist. From antho- + -phore, after French anthophore.

Pronunciation

anthophore

/ˈanθəfɔː/