monandrous

adjective
mo·​nan·​drous | \ -rəs \

Definition of monandrous

1 [mon- + -androus]
a of a plant : having flowers with a single stamen many orchids are monandrous
b of a flower : having a single stamen
2 [Greek monandros, from mon- + -andros having (such or so many) men] : of, relating to, or characterized by monandry a monandrous family system

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“Monandrous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monandrous. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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