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zy·go·mor·phic(zī′gə-môr′fĭk, zĭg′ə-) also zy·go·mor·phous (-fəs)
Having bilateral symmetry, as the flowers of a pea plant.
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zygomorphic(ˌzaɪɡəʊˈmɔːfɪk; ˌzɪɡ-) or
(Botany) (of a flower) capable of being cut in only one plane so that the two halves are mirror images. See also actinomorphic
ˌzygoˈmorphism, ˈzygoˌmorphy n
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|Adj.||1.||zygomorphic - capable of division into symmetrical halves by only one longitudinal plane passing through the axis|
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