Homostyled
Homostyled \Ho"mo*styled\, a. [Homo- + style.] (Bot.) Having only one form of pistils; -- said of the flowers of some plants. --Darwin. [1913 Webster]

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  • homostyled — homostylism, homostyly, n. /hoh moh stuyld /, adj. (of a plant) having styles of the same form or length in all flowers. Also, homostylous, homostylic. [1875 80; HOMO + STYLED] * * * …   Universalium

  • homostyled — homo·styled …   English syllables

  • homostyled — adjective (botany) having styles all of the same length • Syn: ↑homostylous, ↑homostylic • Pertains to noun: ↑style, ↑style (for: ↑homostylic), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • homostylic — adjective (botany) having styles all of the same length • Syn: ↑homostylous, ↑homostyled • Pertains to noun: ↑style (for: ↑homostyled), ↑style, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • homostylous — adjective (botany) having styles all of the same length • Syn: ↑homostylic, ↑homostyled • Pertains to noun: ↑style (for: ↑homostyled), ↑style ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • homostylous — See homostyled. * * * …   Universalium

  • phytology — noun the branch of biology that studies plants • Syn: ↑botany • Derivationally related forms: ↑phytologist, ↑botanic (for: ↑botany), ↑botanical (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • heterostyled — ˈhed.ərōˌstīld adjective Etymology: heter + styled : having styles of two or more distinct forms or of different lengths heterostyled buckwheat compare homostyled …   Useful english dictionary

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