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acrogen

ac·ro·gen

acrogen

 
pronunciation:
ae kr jn
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part of speech: noun
definition: a plant that produces no flower and grows only from the tip of the stem, such as a fern or moss.
derivations: acrogenic (adj.), acrogenous (adj.), acrogenously (adv.)
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The word acrogen contains the following parts:
acro Greek root that means high, extremity, tip