heteromerous

heteromerous

[het-uh-rom-er-uhs]
adjective
having or consisting of parts that differ in quality, number of elements, or the like: a heteromerous flower.

Origin:
1820–30; hetero- + -merous

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heteromerous (ˌhɛtəˈrɒmərəs)
 
adj
biology having or consisting of parts that differ, esp in number

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