Definition of pleurogynous in English:

pleurogynous

adjective

rare Botany
  • Arising from or inserted on the sides of the ovary.

Pronunciation

pleurogynous

/plʊəˈrɒdʒɪnəs/ /plʊˈrɒdʒɪnəs/ /plɔːˈrɒdʒɪnəs/

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Lindley (1799–1865), botanist and horticulturist.