ob·​diplostemonous | \ (¦)äb+ \

Definition of obdiplostemonous

: having the stamens in two whorls with those of the outer whorl opposite the petals — compare diplostemonous

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Other Words from obdiplostemonous

obdiplostemony \ "+ \ noun, plural -es

History and Etymology for obdiplostemonous

probably from (assumed) New Latin obdiplostemonus, from New Latin ob- + (assumed) New Latin diplostemonus diplostemonous

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“Obdiplostemonous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/obdiplostemonous. Accessed 2 Jun. 2020.

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