Synonyms for chlamys

Synonyms for (noun) chlamys

Synonyms: chlamys

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

Similar words: cape, mantle

Definition: a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter

Synonyms: floral envelope, perianth, perigone, perigonium, chlamys

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

Similar words: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover

Similar words: plant organ

Definition: a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus

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