-oecia

noun plural combining form -oe·cia \ˈēs(h)ēə\

Definition of -oecia

  1. :  plants of a (specified) type —in names of botanical taxa Monoecia Dioecia

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Origin and Etymology of -oecia

New Latin, from Greek oikia building, house, dwelling, from oikos house + -ia -y — more at vicinity


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