tetragynia

Tetragynia

Tet`ra*gyn"i*a\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. te`tra- (see Tetra-) + gynh` a woman, female.] (Bot.) A Linn[ae]an order of plants having four styles.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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