Definition of gamophyllous in English:

gamophyllous

adjective

  • (Of an involucre,perianth, etc.) having fused leaf-like parts, especially bracts or sepals.

Origin

Mid 19th century. After French gamophylle; compare also scientific Latin gamophyllus.

Pronunciation

gamophyllous

/ˌɡamə(ʊ)ˈfɪləs/