1 of 2


plural -s
: gynandry


2 of 2

plural noun

in former classifications
: a class comprising plants with gynandrous flowers

Word History



New Latin, from Greek gynandros + New Latin -ia

Plural noun

New Latin, from Greek gynandros of doubtful sex, womanish (from gyn- + andr-, anēr man) + New Latin -ia

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near gynandria

Cite this Entry

“Gynandria.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!