homogamous

[hoh-mog-uh-muhs]
adjective
1.
Botany.
a.
having flowers or florets that do not differ sexually (opposed to heterogamous ).
b.
having the stamens and pistils maturing simultaneously (opposed to dichogamous ).
2.
Biology. pertaining to the interbreeding of individuals with like characteristics.

Origin:
1835–45; homo- + -gamous

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homogamy (hɒˈmɒɡəmɪ)
 
n
1.  Compare heterogamy a condition in which all the flowers of an inflorescence are either of the same sex or hermaphrodite
2.  Compare dichogamy the maturation of the anthers and stigmas of a flower at the same time, ensuring self-pollination
 
ho'mogamous
 
adj

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There was mixed evidence of homogamous parenting styles within couples.
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