monospermous

monospermous

[mon-uh-spur-muhs]
adjective Botany.
having one seed.
Also, monospermal.


Origin:
1720–30; < Neo-Latin monospermus. See mono-, spermous

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monospermous or monospermal (ˌmɒnəʊˈspɜːməs)
 
adj
(of certain plants) producing only one seed
 
monospermal or monospermal
 
adj

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