Dioeciously
Dioeciously Di*[oe]"cious*ly, adv. (Biol.) In a di[oe]cious manner. [1913 Webster]

{Di[oe]ciously hermaphrodite} (Bot.), having flowers structurally perfect, but practically di[oe]cious, -- those on one plant producing no pollen, and those on another no ovules. [1913 Webster]


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  • dioeciously — See dioecious. * * * …   Universalium

  • dioeciously — di·oe·cious·ly …   English syllables

  • dioeciously — adverb see dioecious …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dioeciously hermaphrodite — Dioeciously Di*[oe] cious*ly, adv. (Biol.) In a di[oe]cious manner. [1913 Webster] {Di[oe]ciously hermaphrodite} (Bot.), having flowers structurally perfect, but practically di[oe]cious, those on one plant producing no pollen, and those on… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dioecious — dioeciously, adv. dioeciousness, n. dioecism /duy ee siz euhm/, n. /duy ee sheuhs/, adj. Biol. (esp. of plants) having the male and female organs in separate and distinct individuals; having separate sexes. Also, diecious. [1740 50; < NL… …   Universalium

  • dioecism — See dioeciously. * * * …   Universalium

  • gyno — gyno·base; gyno·car·dia; gyno·dioecious; gyno·gamone; gyno·genesis; gyno·gonidium; gyno·monoecious; gyno·phore; gyno·sporangium; gyno·spore; gyno·ste·gi·um; gyno·ste·mi·um; gyno·termone; gyno·ba·se·ous; gyno·bas·ic; gyno·dioeciously;… …   English syllables

  • gynodioeciously — gyno·dioeciously …   English syllables

  • dioecious — [dī ē′shəs] adj. [< DI 1 + Gr oikos, a house (see ECO ) + OUS] Biol. having the male reproductive organs in one individual and the female organs in another; having separate sexes dioeciously adv. dioecism [dī ē′siz΄əm] n …   English World dictionary

  • dioecio- — combining form Etymology: dioecious : dioeciously dioeciodimorphous dioeciopolygamous …   Useful english dictionary

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