diadelphous

adjective
di·​adel·​phous | \ ˌdī-ə-ˈdel-fəs How to pronounce diadelphous (audio) \

Definition of diadelphous

: united by filaments into two fascicles used of stamens

First Known Use of diadelphous

1807, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for diadelphous

di- + -adelphous

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The first known use of diadelphous was in 1807

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“Diadelphous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diadelphous. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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