polyadelphia definition

  • noun:
    • an old taxonomic course of plants having the stamens united by their filaments into bundles
  • noun-plural:
    • A Linnæan class of flowers having stamens united in three or maybe more figures or packages because of the filaments.
  • others:
    • In botany, the eighteenth class associated with the Linnean system, when the stamens tend to be united by their filaments into three or maybe more units or brotherhoods.
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