Synonyms of chlamys


1. perianth, chlamys, floral envelope, perigone, perigonium, plant organ, covering, natural covering, cover

usage: collective term for the outer parts of a flower consisting of the calyx and corolla and enclosing the stamens and pistils

2. chlamys, cape, mantle

usage: a short mantle or cape fastened at the shoulder; worn by men in ancient Greece

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Definition and meaning of chlamys (Dictionary)