trigamous

[ trig-uh-muh s ]
/ ˈtrɪg ə məs /

adjective

of or relating to trigamy or a trigamist.
Botany. having staminate, pistillate, and hermaphrodite flowers in the same flower head.

Nearby words

  1. trifurcation,
  2. trig,
  3. trig point,
  4. trig.,
  5. triga,
  6. trigamy,
  7. trigastric,
  8. trigeminal,
  9. trigeminal cavity,
  10. trigeminal ganglion

Origin of trigamous

First recorded in 1835–45, trigamous is from the Greek word trígamos thrice married. See tri-, -gamous

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