diclinous

adjective
di·​cli·​nous | \ (ˌ)dī-ˈklī-nəs How to pronounce diclinous (audio) \

Definition of diclinous

: having the stamens and pistils in separate flowers

First Known Use of diclinous

1777, in the meaning defined above

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“Diclinous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diclinous. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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