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diecious

[dahy-ee-shuh s] /daɪˈi ʃəs/
adjective, Biology
1.
Related forms
dieciously, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for diecious

diecious

/daɪˈiːʃəs/
adjective
1.
a variant spelling of dioecious
Derived Forms
dieciously, adverb

dioecious

/daɪˈiːʃəs/
adjective
1.
(of some plants) having the male and female reproductive organs in separate flowers on separate plants Compare monoecious
Derived Forms
dioeciously, dieciously, dioicously, adverb
dioeciousness, dieciousness, dioicousness, noun
Word Origin
C18: from New Latin Dioecia name of class, from di1 + Greek oikia house, dwelling
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diecious in Medicine

diecious di·e·cious (dī-ē'shəs)
adj.
Variant of dioecious.

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