actinomorphic

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actinomorphic

[‚ak·tə·nō′mȯr·fik]
(biology)
Descriptive of an organism, organ, or part that is radially symmetrical.
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1998) conducted an expanded phylogenetic analysis of the Asteridae and concluded that zygomorphic flowers arose at least eight times and that there were at least nine reversals to actinomorphy.