polyandria definition

  • noun-plural:
    • A Linnæan course of monoclinous or hermaphrodite flowers, having many stamens, or a variety above twenty, inserted in the receptacle.
  • noun:
    • identical to polyandry.
    • [capitalized] [utilized as a plural.] In botany, based on the Linnean system, a class of hermaphrodite flowering plants having above twenty hypogynous stamens of equal length, clear of each other and through the pistils.

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