monomerous

adjective
mo·​nom·​er·​ous | \ məˈnämərəs \

Definition of monomerous

1a of a flower : having a single member in each whorl
2 : having or characterized by one-jointed tarsi

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History and Etymology for monomerous

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 Oct. 2020.

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