Didynamia

plural noun
Di·​dy·​na·​mia | \ ˌdīdə̇ˈnāmēə \

Definition of Didynamia

in former classifications
: a class of plants including those having flowers with four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length

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Other Words from Didynamia

didynamian \ ¦⸗⸗¦nāmēən \ or didynamic \ -​¦namik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Didynamia

New Latin, from di- + Greek dynamis power + New Latin -ia

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“Didynamia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Didynamia. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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