Definition of microstylous in US English:

microstylous

adjective

Botany
rare
  • Of a flower or pistil: having a short style.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Harry Marshall Ward (1854–1906). From micro- + -stylous, in quot. 1887 after German mikrostyl.

Pronunciation

microstylous

/mʌɪkrə(ʊ)ˈstʌɪləs/