mon·​oe·​cism mə-ˈnē-ˌsi-zəm How to pronounce monoecism (audio)
: the condition of being monoecious

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1875, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of monoecism was circa 1875

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“Monoecism.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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