Meaning of plagiotropous in English:

plagiotropous

Pronunciation /ˌpleɪdʒɪəˈtrəʊpəs/ /ˌpleɪdʒɪˈɒtrəpəs/

adjective

rare Botany

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Isaac Bayley Balfour (1853–1922), botanist. Probably from German plagiotrop + -ous.