trigamous

trigamous

[trig-uh-muhs]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to trigamy or a trigamist.
2.
Botany. having staminate, pistillate, and hermaphrodite flowers in the same flower head.

Origin:
1835–45; < Greek trígamos thrice married. See tri-, -gamous

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