Syngenesious
Syngenesian Syn`ge*ne"sian, Syngenesious Syn`ge*ne"sious, a. (Bot.) Having the stamens united by the anthers; of or pertaining to the Syngenesia. [1913 Webster]

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  • syngenesious — |sinjə̇|nēzh(ē)əs adjective Etymology: New Latin Syngenesia, a class in the Linnaean system (from syn + genesia) + English ous : united by the anthers syngenesious stamens : having stamens so united …   Useful english dictionary

  • syngenesious — adjective /sɪn.ʤə.niːˈziː.ʌs/ synantherous …   Wiktionary

  • syngenesious — syn·ge·ne·sious …   English syllables

  • Polygamia — Pol y*ga mi*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Polygamous}.] (Bot.) (a) A Linn[ae]an class of plants, characterized by having both hermaphrodite and unisexual flowers on the same plant. (b) A name given by Linn[ae]us to file orders of plants having syngenesious …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Syngenesian — Syn ge*ne sian, Syngenesious Syn ge*ne sious, a. (Bot.) Having the stamens united by the anthers; of or pertaining to the Syngenesia. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • polygamia — noun a) A Linnæan class of plants, characterized by having both hermaphrodite and unisexual flowers on the same plant. b) A name given by Linnæus to file orders of plants having syngenesious flowers …   Wiktionary

  • Glossary of plant morphology terms — Biologists that study plant morphology use a number of different terms to describe plant organs and parts that can be observed with the human eye using no more than a hand held magnifying lens. These terms are used to identify and classify plants …   Wikipedia

  • synantherous — /sin anˈthə rəs/ (botany) adjective Syngenesious ORIGIN: Gr syn, and ↑anther …   Useful english dictionary

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