azygous

azygous

[az-uh-guhs, ey-zahy-]
adjective Biology.
not being one of a pair; single.

Origin:
1640–50; < Greek ázygos, equivalent to a- a-6 + zygós, derivative of zygón yoke

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azygous (ˈæzɪɡəs)
 
adj
biology developing or occurring singly
 
[C17: via New Latin from Greek azugos, from a-1 + zugonyoke]

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