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monostichous

/ˌmɒnəʊˈstaɪkəs/
adjective
1.
(botany) (of parts) forming one row
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  • Lankester and Bourne have divided the eyes of scorpions and Limulus into two kinds, monostichous and diplostichous.

    The Origin of Vertebrates Walter Holbrook Gaskell
  • The lateral eyes, according to them, are all monostichous, but the median eyes are diplostichous.

    The Origin of Vertebrates Walter Holbrook Gaskell

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