uniramous

[ yoo-nuh-rey-muhs ]
/ ˌyu nəˈreɪ məs /

adjective

Biology. having one branch.

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uniramous
/ (ˌjuːnɪˈreɪməs) /

adjective

(esp of the appendages of crustaceans) consisting of a single branch; undividedAlso: uniramose (ˌjuːnɪˈreɪməʊs, -ræˈməʊs)
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