Heterogonous
Heterogonous Het`er*og"o*nous, a. (Bot.) Characterized by heterogony. -- {Het`er*og"o*nous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • heterogonous — heterogonously, adv. /het euh rog euh neuhs/, adj. 1. Bot. of or pertaining to monoclinous flowers of two or more kinds occurring on different individuals of the same species, the kinds differing in the relative length of stamens and pistils… …   Universalium

  • heterogonous — het·er·og·o·nous …   English syllables

  • heterogonous — het•er•og•o•nous [[t]ˌhɛt əˈrɒg ə nəs[/t]] adj. 1) bot of or pertaining to monoclinous flowers of two or more kinds occurring on different individuals of the same species, the kinds differing in the relative length of stamens and pistils 2) dvl… …   From formal English to slang

  • heterogonous — /hɛtəˈrɒgənəs/ (say hetuh roguhnuhs) adjective 1. Botany noting or relating to monoclinous flowers of two or more kinds occurring on different individuals of the same species, the kinds differing in the relative length of stamens and pistils… …   Australian English dictionary

  • heterogonous — adjective see heterogonic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heterogonous trimporphism — Trimorphism Tri*mor phism, n. [See {Trimorphic}.] 1. (Crystallog.) The property of crystallizing in three forms fundamentally distinct, as is the case with titanium dioxide, which crystallizes in the forms of rutile, octahedrite, and brookite.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heterogonous growth — growth of such a nature that, when it is plotted logarithmically, it gives a straight line …   Medical dictionary

  • Heterogonously — Heterogonous Het er*og o*nous, a. (Bot.) Characterized by heterogony. {Het er*og o*nous*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trimorphism — Tri*mor phism, n. [See {Trimorphic}.] 1. (Crystallog.) The property of crystallizing in three forms fundamentally distinct, as is the case with titanium dioxide, which crystallizes in the forms of rutile, octahedrite, and brookite. See… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Liberalism worldwide — This article gives information on liberalism in diverse countries around the world. It is an overview of parties that adhere more or less (explicitly) to the ideas of political liberalism and is therefore a list of liberal parties around the… …   Wikipedia

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