synoicous

adjective
syn·​oi·​cous | \ sə̇ˈnȯikəs \

Definition of synoicous

: having archegonia and antheridia in the same involucre synoicous moss — compare autoicous, dioicous, monoicous, paroicous, synoecious

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History and Etymology for synoicous

Greek synoikos dwelling together

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“Synoicous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synoicous. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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