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unisexual

[yoo-nuh-sek-shoo-uh l] /ˌyu nəˈsɛk ʃu əl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to one sex only.
2.
having only male or female organs in one individual, as an animal or a flower.
3.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805; uni- + sexual
Related forms
unisexuality, noun
unisexually, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for uni-sexual

unisexual

/ˌjuːnɪˈsɛksjʊəl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to one sex only
2.
(of some organisms) having either male or female reproductive organs but not both
Derived Forms
unisexuality, noun
unisexually, adverb
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uni-sexual in Science
unisexual
  (y'nĭ-sěk'sh-əl)   
  1. Having the sex organs of only one sex; not hermaphroditic. Used of organisms.

  2. Having stamens and pistils in separate flowers borne on the same plant; diclinous. Used of flowers.


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