monadelphous

adjective
mon·​adel·​phous | \ ˌmä-nə-ˈdel-fəs How to pronounce monadelphous (audio) \

Definition of monadelphous

of stamens
: united by the filaments into one group usually forming a tube around the gynoecium

First Known Use of monadelphous

1806, in the meaning defined above

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“Monadelphous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monadelphous. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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