polyadelphous

adjective
poly·​adel·​phous

Definition of polyadelphous

of stamens
: united by the anthers into three or more groups — compare diadelphous, monadelphous

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New Latin Polyadelphia + English -ous

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“Polyadelphous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polyadelphous. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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