Gymnospermous : Definition

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Definitions of Gymnospermous

Pronunciation : Gym"no*sper`mous
Part of Speech : n.
Etymology : [Gr. gymno`spermos; gymno`s naked + spe`rma seed: cf. F. gymnosperme.] (Bot.) (a) Having naked seeds, or seeds not inclosed in a capsule or other vessel. (b) Belonging to the class of plants consisting of gymnosperms.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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