monandrous definition

  • adjective:
    • Botany Having flowers bearing just one stamen, such as the poinsettia.
    • Of, concerning, or characterized by monandry.
    • Having just one stamen in each flower.
    • Having one male intimate companion over a period of time.
    • Of or pertaining to the monandria; having but one stamen.
    • having just one spouse at any given time
  • others:
    • In zoology and anthropology:
    • Having one male or husband; residing in monandry; monogamous, as a lady.
    • regarding monandry: because, a monandrous system or customized.
    • In botany, having one stamen; belonging to or obtaining the characters of this class Monandria.

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