monostylous

[ mon-uh-stahy-luh s ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈstaɪ ləs /

adjective Botany.

having only one style.

Nearby words

  1. monostome,
  2. monostotic,
  3. monostratal,
  4. monostrophe,
  5. monostrophic,
  6. monosubstituted,
  7. monosyllabic,
  8. monosyllabism,
  9. monosyllable,
  10. monosymmetric

Origin of monostylous

mono- + -stylous; see -style1, -ous

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British Dictionary definitions for monostylous

monostylous

/ (ˌmɒnəʊˈstaɪləs) /

adjective

botany having only one style
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