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monogerm

adjective mono·germ \ˈmä-nə-ˌjərm\

Definition of MONOGERM

:  producing or being a fruit that gives rise to a single plant <a monogerm sugar beet>

Origin of MONOGERM

mon- + germinate
First Known Use: 1950

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