Homogonous Ho*mog"o*nous, a. [Gr. ?. See {Homogeneous}.] (Bot.) Having all the flowers of a plant alike in respect to the stamens and pistils. [1913 Webster]

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  • homogonous — homogonously, adv. /heuh mog euh neuhs, hoh /, adj. Bot. pertaining to monoclinous flowers that do not differ in the relative length of stamens and pistils (opposed to heterogonous). [1877; HOMO + gonous < Gk gonos generating; see GONY, OUS] * *… …   Universalium

  • homogonous — ho·mog·o·nous …   English syllables

  • homogonous — /həˈmɒgənəs/ (say huh moguhnuhs) adjective relating to monoclinous flowers which do not differ in the relative length of stamens and pistils. –homogonously, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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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

  • homogony — /heuh mog euh nee, hoh /, n. Bot. state of being homogonous. [HOMO + GONY] * * * …   Universalium

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