triadelphous

adjective tri·adel·phous \¦trīə¦delfəs\

Definition of triadelphous

  1. :  being or having stamens joined by filaments into three fascicles a triadelphous flower

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Origin and Etymology of triadelphous

International Scientific Vocabulary tri- + -adelphous


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