heterandrous

adjective
het·​er·​an·​drous | \ ¦hetə¦randrəs \

Definition of heterandrous

: having stamens of different length or form

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Other Words from heterandrous

heterandry \ ˈ⸗⸗ˌ⸗drē \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for heterandrous

heter- + -androus

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“Heterandrous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heterandrous. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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