adjective pa·roi·cous \pəˈrȯikəs\
variants: less commonly



Definition of paroicous

  1. :  having archegonia and antheridia on the same branch with the antheridia usually below and around the archegonia — compare autoicous, heteroicous, monoicous, polyoicous, synoicous

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Origin and Etymology of paroicous

1para- + -oicous, -oecious (from Greek oikos house + English -ous) — more at vicinity

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