pentadelphous

adjective
pen·​ta·​del·​phous | \ ¦pentə¦delfəs \

Definition of pentadelphous

: having the stamens in five sets or clusters with the filaments in each cluster more or less united

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History and Etymology for pentadelphous

penta- + -adelphous

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“Pentadelphous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentadelphous. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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