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autoicous

[aw-toi-kuh s] /ɔˈtɔɪ kəs/
adjective, Botany.
1.
having the male and female organs on the same plant.
Origin of autoicous
aut- + oic- (< Greek oik-, stem of oîkos house) + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for autoicous

autoicous

/ɔːˈtɔɪkəs/
adjective
1.
(of plants, esp mosses) having male and female reproductive organs on the same plant
Word Origin
C19: from auto- + Greek oikos dwelling
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