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monoecious

mo·noe·cious (mo·ne·cious)

monoecious (monecious)

 
pronunciation:
m ni shs
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: in botany, having separate male and female flowers on each individual plant.
definition 2: in zoology, having both male and female reproductive organs in one individual; hermaphroditic.
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derivations: monoeciously (adv.), monoecism (n.), monoecy (n.)
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