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unisexual   (y'nĭ-sěk'sh-əl)  Pronunciation Key 
  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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