Facing outward; turned away from the axis: extrorse anthers.
[Late Latin extrōrsus, turned outward (modeled on Latin intrōrsum, turned inward) : Latin extrā, outside; see EXTRA- + Latin versus, past participle of vertere, to turn; see wer-2 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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extrorse dehiscence (black) of anthers
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