triseralous etymology

English word triseralous comes from English tri-, English sepalous ((botany) Having, or relating to, sepals.)

Detailed word origin of triseralous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tri- English (eng) (chemistry) Used in combination with a known element name (e.g. 'tri-silicon') to designate an unknown element that would reside three periods lower than the known element on a Mendeleev-type periodic table. See Mendeleev's predicted elements. Three.
sepalous English (eng) (botany) Having, or relating to, sepals.
triseralous English (eng) (botany) Having three sepals.

Words with the same origin as triseralous

Descendants of tri-
Trifluvian triamide triathlete triathlon tributyrin tricorder tricuspid tridermic triester trifecta trifunctional trihydrofluoride triiodo trilateral trilayer trilevel trilithium trilobite trioxygen triparalogous triphasic tristate triuranium trong