|—n , pl -dia|
|Compare monopodium the main axis of growth in the grapevine and similar plants: a lateral branch that arises from just behind the apex of the main stem, which ceases to grow, and continues growing in the same direction as the main stem|
|[C19: from New Latin, from |
sympodia sym·po·di·a (sĭm-pō'dē-ə)
Fusion of the feet, as in sirenomelia.