gynodioecious

adjective gyno·dioecious

Definition of gynodioecious

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

gynodioeciously

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gynodioecism

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gynodioecy

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Origin and Etymology of gynodioecious

gyn- + dioecious


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