protogynous

adjective

pro·​to·​gy·​nous
¦prōtə¦jīnəs,
-¦gī-
variants or less commonly protogynic
¦⸗⸗¦jīnik,
-jin-
: characterized by protogyny

Word History

Etymology

protogynous International Scientific Vocabulary prot- + -gynous; protogynic from protogyny + -ic

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“Protogynous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/protogynous. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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