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monomerous

[muh-nom-er-uh s] /məˈnɒm ər əs/
adjective
1.
consisting of one part.
2.
Botany. (of flowers) having one member in each whorl.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Greek monomer(ḗs) consisting of one part (mono- mono- + mér(os) part + -ēs adj. suffix) + -ous
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monomerous

/mɒˈnɒmərəs/
adjective
1.
(of flowers) having whorls consisting of only one member
Word Origin
C19: from Greek monomerēs of one part; see mono-, -mere
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