Didymous Did"y*mous (d[i^]d"[i^]*m[u^]s), a. [Gr. di`dymos twofold, twin.] (Bot.) Growing in pairs or twins. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • didymous — [did′ə məs] adj. [< Gr didymos, twin, double < dyo, TWO] Biol. growing in pairs; twin …   English World dictionary

  • didymous — adj. [Gr. didymos, double] Formed in pairs; twin; double …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • didymous — /did euh meuhs/, adj. Bot. occurring in pairs; paired; twin. [1785 95; < Gk dídymos twin, double, (akin to dís twice, double); see OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • didymous — adjective /ˈdɪdɪməs/ Twin, twinned; growing or occurring in pairs …   Wiktionary

  • didymous — did·y·mous (didґə məs) occurring in pairs …   Medical dictionary

  • didymous — did·y·mous …   English syllables

  • didymous — did•y•mous [[t]ˈdɪd ə məs[/t]] adj. Bot. bot occurring in pairs; paired; twin • Etymology: 1785–95; < Gk dídymos twin, double; see ous …   From formal English to slang

  • didymous — /ˈdɪdəməs/ (say diduhmuhs) adjective occurring in pairs; paired; twin. {Greek didymos double, twin} …   Australian English dictionary

  • didymous —   a. growing in pairs …   Dictionary of difficult words

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