monoclinous


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mon·o·cli·nous

 (mŏn′ə-klī′nəs)
adj.
Having pistils and stamens in the same flower.

[New Latin monoclīnus : mono- + Greek klīnē, bed; see klei- in Indo-European roots.]
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monoclinous

(ˌmɒnəʊˈklaɪnəs; ˈmɒnəʊˌklaɪnəs)
adj
(Botany) (of flowering plants) having the male and female reproductive organs on the same flower. Compare diclinous
[C19: from mono- + Greek klīnē bed + -ous]
ˈmonoˌclinism n
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mon•o•cli•nous

(ˌmɒn əˈklaɪ nəs, ˈmɒn əˌklaɪ-)

adj.
having both the stamens and pistils in the same flower.
[1820–30; mono- + Greek klin(ē) bed + -ous]
mon′o•cli`nism, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.monoclinous - having pistils and stamens in the same flowermonoclinous - having pistils and stamens in the same flower
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
diclinous - having pistils and stamens in separate flowers
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