monanthous

[ muh-nan-thuh s ]
/ məˈnæn θəs /

adjective Botany.

bearing one flower.

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British Dictionary definitions for monanthous

monanthous
/ (mɒˈnænθəs) /

adjective

(of certain plants) having or producing only one flower

Word Origin for monanthous

C19: from mono- + Greek anthos flower
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