adj. [Gr. monos, one; arsen, masculine]
Polygamous; having one male to numerous females.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • monarsenous — monarsenous, a. Zool. (mɒˈnɑːsənəs) [f. mono + Gr. ἀρσεν , ἄρσην male + ous.] Having only one male for several females. In some recent Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

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