dimerous

adjective
dim·​er·​ous | \ ˈdimərəs \

Definition of dimerous

: consisting of two parts: such as
a of certain insects : having the tarsi two-jointed
b of flowers : having two members in each whorl

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History and Etymology for dimerous

New Latin dimerus, from Latin di- + New Latin -merus -merous

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“Dimerous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dimerous. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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