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gynandrous

[ji-nan-druh s, gahy-, jahy-] /dʒɪˈnæn drəs, gaɪ-, dʒaɪ-/
adjective, Botany.
1.
having stamens and pistils united in a column, as in orchids.
Origin of gynandrous
1800-1810
First recorded in 1800-10, gynandrous is from the Greek word gýnandros of doubtful sex. See gyn-, -androus
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gynandrous

/dʒaɪˈnændrəs; dʒɪ-; ɡaɪ-/
adjective
1.
(of flowers such as the orchid) having the stamens and styles united in a column
2.
hermaphroditic
Derived Forms
gynandry, gynandrism, noun
Word Origin
C19: from Greek gunandros of uncertain sex, from gunē woman + anēr man
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