Caducous - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |kəˈduːkəs|  American pronunciation of the word caducous
Brit.  |kəˈdjuːkəs|  British pronunciation of the word caducous

adjective

- shed at an early stage of development(syn: shed)

most amphibians have caducous gills
the caducous calyx of a poppy

Examples

the caducous calyx of a poppy

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