polyoicous

adjective poly·oi·cous
variants: or

polyoecious

less commonly

polyecious

Definition of polyoicous

  1. :  having the archegonia and antheridia sometimes on the same plant and sometimes on different plants polyoicous mosses polyoicous liverworts — compare heteroicous, paroicous

polyoicously

or

polyoeciously

adverb

polyoicousness

or

polyoeciousness

noun, plural

-es

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Origin and Etymology of polyoicous

poly- + Greek oikia house + English -ous — more at vicinity


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