Definition of Rhaphes
1. rhaphe [n] - See also: rhaphe
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhaphes
Literary usage of Rhaphes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Gray's Botanical Text-book by Asa Gray (1879)
"... applies to the normal position of collateral ovules, with rhaphes back to back, in opposite directions on the two halves of the placenta; ..."
2. Notes on Pharmacognosy by Otto Augustus Wall (1902)
"... hard, rigid, cylindrical pod with two rhaphes on opposite sides down the length of the fruit; up to 60 cm. long and 2 to 3 cm. in diameter, ..."