gynodioecious

adjective
gyno·​dioecious

Definition of gynodioecious

: dioecious but having some hermaphrodite or perfect flowers on an individual plant that bears mostly pistillate flowers

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Other Words from gynodioecious

gynodioeciously \ " + \ adverb
gynodioecism \ " + \ noun, plural -s
gynodioecy \ " + \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for gynodioecious

gyn- + dioecious

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“Gynodioecious.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gynodioecious. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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