"pyxidium" Definition

  1. n. A pod which divides circularly into an upper and lower half, of which the former acts as a kind of lid, as in the pimpernel and purslane.
  2. n. The theca of mosses.

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Position in dictionary: 80260 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "pyxidium": 1
Words that end with "pyxidium": 1
Words that contain "pyxidium": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of pyxidium

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