didymous

adjective
did·​y·​mous | \ ˈdidəməs \
variants: or less commonly didymoid \ -​ˌmȯid \ or didymate \ -​mə̇t , -​ˌmāt \

Definition of didymous

biology
: growing in pairs : twin, twofold

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History and Etymology for didymous

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

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“Didymous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/didymous. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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