monomerous

adjective

mo·​nom·​er·​ous
məˈnämərəs
1
a
of a flower : having a single member in each whorl
2
: having or characterized by one-jointed tarsi

Word History

Etymology

Greek monomerēs of one part, from mon- + meros part

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“Monomerous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monomerous. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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