monogerm

adjective
mono·​germ | \ ˈmä-nə-ˌjərm How to pronounce monogerm (audio) \

Definition of monogerm

: producing or being a fruit that gives rise to a single plant a monogerm sugar beet

First Known Use of monogerm

1950, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for monogerm

mon- + germinate

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“Monogerm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monogerm. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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