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]

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  • monospermous — mono·sper·mous …   English syllables

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