- consisting of one leaf, as a calyx.
- having only one leaf.
Origin of monophyllous
Examples from the Web for monophyllous
Historical Examples of monophyllous
As an example we shall cite the monophyllous calyx of the Œnother.
Is the monophyllous or monosepalous calyx a transformation due to the junction of the primitive leaflets?
Calyx proper, very short, monophyllous, a lanceolate leaflet springing from the border.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines
T. H. Pardo de Tavera
- botany having or consisting of only one leaf or leaflike part