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[huh-mog-uh-nuh s, hoh-]
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adjective Botany.
  1. pertaining to monoclinous flowers that do not differ in the relative length of stamens and pistils (opposed to heterogonous).
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Origin of homogonous

1877; homo- + -gonous < Greek -gonos generating; see -gony, -ous
Related formsho·mog·o·nous·ly, adverb
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  • Homogone, or Homogonous, counterpart of Heterogone or Homostyled.

    The Elements of Botany

    Asa Gray