Definition of hypogyny in English:



  • See hypogynous

    • ‘The functions of epigyny computer and hypogyny computer and the design methods of its software are introduced in details.’
    • ‘There are also parallel but less constant series from apocarpy to syncarpy, and from hypogyny through perigyny to epigyny.’
    • ‘Thus, apparent hypogyny is not homologous with true hypogyny in other angiosperms; in this case it is the result of not very inferior ovaries.’
    • ‘Lychee seed contain parts of hypogynies like those found in the akee.’