homogony


homogony
/heuh mog"euh nee, hoh-/, n. Bot.
state of being homogonous.
[HOMO- + -GONY]

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  • Homogony — Ho*mog o*ny, n. (Bot.) The condition of having homogonous flowers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homogony — ho·mog·o·ny …   English syllables

  • homogony — /həˈmɒgəni/ (say huh moguhnee) noun the state of being homogonous. {homo + Greek gonos offspring + y3} …   Australian English dictionary

  • homogony — nē noun ( es) Etymology: hom + gony : a condition of having one kind of flowers with the androecium and gynoecium of uniform relative length opposed to heterogony * * * /heuh mog euh nee, hoh /, n. Bot. state of being homogonous. [HOMO + GONY] …   Useful english dictionary

  • ομογονία — η η ιδιότητα φυτού να έχει τής ίδιας κατηγοριας άνθη με αρσενικά και θηλυκά όργανα ίσου μήκους. [ΕΤΥΜΟΛ. Αντιδάνεια λ., πρβλ. αγγλ. homogony < ομ(ο) * + γονία (< γονος < γόνος)] …   Dictionary of Greek

  • homostyly — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌstīlē noun ( es) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary hom + styly; originally formed as German homostylie : homogony …   Useful english dictionary


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