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polymerous

[puh-lim-er-uh s]
adjective
  1. Biology. composed of many parts.
  2. Botany. having numerous members in each whorl.
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Origin of polymerous

First recorded in 1855–60; polymer + -ous
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British Dictionary definitions for polymerous

polymerous

adjective
  1. (of flowers) having the petals, sepals, and other parts arranged in whorls of many parts
  2. biology having or being composed of many parts
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