hypogeal definition

  • adjective:
    • positioned in earth's surface; underground.
    • Botany Of or associated with seed germination where cotyledons stay underneath the area associated with the ground.
    • existing or growing underground
  • others:
    • Subterranean; underground; in botany, growing beneath the surface of the earth, as parts of plants, or in a few instances entire plants, as the truffle and the tuckahoe. Also hypogeous, hypog├Žous, hypogean, hypog├Žan.

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