homogony

[ huh-mog-uh-nee, hoh- ]
/ həˈmɒg ə ni, hoʊ- /

noun Botany.

state of being homogonous.

Nearby words

  1. homogenous,
  2. homogentisic acid,
  3. homogentisuria,
  4. homogeny,
  5. homogonous,
  6. homograft,
  7. homograph,
  8. homographic,
  9. homoio-,
  10. homoiotherm

Origin of homogony


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British Dictionary definitions for homogony

homogony

/ (hɒˈmɒɡənɪ) /

noun

the condition in a plant of having stamens and styles of the same length in all the flowersCompare heterogony (def. 2)
Derived Formshomogonous, adjectivehomogonously, adverb

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