monoecious

adjective mon·oe·cious \ mə-ˈnē-shəs , mä- \
variants: or less commonly

Definition of monoecious

1 :having pistillate and staminate flowers on the same plant
2 :having male and female sex organs in the same individual :hermaphroditic

Origin and Etymology of monoecious

ultimately from Greek mon- + oikos house — more at vicinity


Medical Dictionary

monoecious

adjective mo·noe·cious
variants: also monecious play \mə-ˈnē-shəs, (ˈ)mä-\

medical Definition of monoecious

:having male and female sex organs in the same individual

monoeciously

adverb

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