One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Relating to, characterized by, or designating a vascular bundle having eight strands of xylem arising from eight distinct points of origin.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Frederic Bower (1855–1948), botanist. From octo- + -arch, after German octarch.
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