Monospermal
Monospermal Mon`o*sper"mal, Monospermous Mon`o*sper"mous, a. [Mono- + Gr. spe`rma seed: cf. F. monosperme.] (Bot.) Having only one seed. [1913 Webster]

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  • monospermal —   a. a. single seeded.    ♦ monospermy, n. fertilization of egg by one sperm cell only …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • monospermal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monospermous — Monospermal Mon o*sper mal, Monospermous Mon o*sper mous, a. [Mono + Gr. spe rma seed: cf. F. monosperme.] (Bot.) Having only one seed. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monospermous — /mon euh sperr meuhs/, adj. Bot. having one seed. Also, monospermal. [1720 30; < NL monospermus. See MONO , SPERMOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • monospermous — /mɒnoʊˈspɜməs/ (say monoh spermuhs) adjective (of plants, etc.) one seeded. Also, monospermal …   Australian English dictionary

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