|—n , pl -dia|
|Compare sympodium the main axis of growth in the pine tree and similar plants: the main stem, which elongates from the tip and gives rise to lateral branches|
|[C19: New Latin, from Greek monopous, from |
monopodia mon·o·po·di·a (mŏn'ə-pō'dē-ə)
A congenital malformation chracterized by only one foot being externally recognizable.