metandric

adjective met·an·dric \mə̇ˈtandrik\

Definition of metandric

of an annelid worm

  1. :  retaining only the posterior pair of the primitive two pairs of testes — compare holandric, proandric

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Origin and Etymology of metandric

meta- + -andric (as in holandric)


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