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mo·noe·ciousalso mo·ne·cious (mə-nē′shəs)
1. Botany Having unisexual reproductive organs or flowers, with the organs or flowers of both sexes borne on a single plant, as in pines and corn (maize).
2. Biology Relating to or exhibiting hermaphroditism; hermaphroditic.
mo·noe′cism (mə-nē′sĭz′əm) n.
mo·noe′cy (-sē) n.
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(Biology) biology the state of having both male and female organs of reproduction
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the condition of having both male and female sex organs in an individual. — monoecious, adj.See also: Sex
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