Meaning of anemochorous in English:

anemochorous

adjective

  • Of a plant or other organism: having seeds, other propagules, or offspring that are dispersed by wind.

Pronunciation

anemochorous

/ˌanɪˈmɒkərəs/ /əˌnɛmə(ʊ)ˈkɔːrəs/ /ˌanɪmə(ʊ)ˈkɔːrəs/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Frederic Edward Clements (1874–1945). Either from anemochore + -ous, or from Swedish anemochor, adjective + -ous.