polyandrous(redirected from polyandrously)
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1. The condition or practice of having more than one husband at one time.
2. Zoology A mating pattern in which a female mates with more than one male in a single breeding season.
3. Botany The condition of having numerous stamens.
pol′y·an′drous (-ăn′drəs) adj.
pol•y•an•drous(ˌpɒl iˈæn drəs)
1. of, pertaining to, characterized by, or practicing polyandry.
2. having an indefinite number of stamens.