octamerous

adjective

oc·​tam·​er·​ous
(ˈ)äk¦tam(ə)rəs
variants or octomerous
-täm-
: having eight parts or having organs arranged in eights
an octamerous flower

Word History

Etymology

octa- + -merous

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“Octamerous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/octamerous. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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