antiflorigenic etymology

English word antiflorigenic comes from English anti-, English florigenic ((botany) Promoting flowering or the formation of flowers.)

Detailed word origin of antiflorigenic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
anti- English (eng) (immunology) That reacts with immunoglobins found in the specified animal.. Against, hostile to.. Contrasting with the norm.. Counteracting, neutralizing.. Opposite of, reverse.. Physically opposite: applied to mountain ranges.. Related to antiparticles.
florigenic English (eng) (botany) Promoting flowering or the formation of flowers.
antiflorigenic English (eng) (botany) Discouraging the formation of flowers.

Words with the same origin as antiflorigenic

Descendants of anti-
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