Haplostemonous Hap`lo*stem"o*nous (h[a^]p`l[-o]*st[e^]m"[-o]*n[u^]s), a. [Gr. "aplo`os simple + sth`mwn a thread.] (Bot.) Having but one series of stamens, and that equal in number to the proper number of petals; isostemonous. [1913 Webster]

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