didymous

adjective did·y·mous \ˈdidəməs\
variants: less commonly

didymoid

\-ˌmȯid\ or

didymate

\-mə̇t, -ˌmāt\

Definition of didymous

biology

  1. :  growing in pairs :  twin, twofold

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Origin and Etymology of didymous

didymous from Greek didymos; didymoid, didymate from didym- + -oid or -ate


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