Definition of phaenogamous in English:

phaenogamous

(also phenogamous)

adjective

Botany
rare, historical
  • Phanerogamous.

Origin

Early 19th century. From pheno- + -gamous. Compare slightly later phaenogamian, phaenogamic.

Pronunciation

phaenogamous

/fiːˈnɒɡəməs/