Synoecious

/sɪˈniːʃəs/

Origin

1860–65; < Greek sýnoikos dwelling in the same house, equivalent to syn- syn- + oik- (base of oîkos, oikía house, oikeîn to dwell) + -os adj. suffix; see -ous (Source: dictionary.com)

Mid 19th century from syn- after dioecious, monoecious. (Source: lexico.com)

Definitions of Synoecious

Synoecious

adjective

  1. having male and female flowers on one head, as in many composite plants.
  2. (of a bryophyte) having male and female organs together on a branch, usually mixed at the tip

dictionary.com

Synoecious

adjective

  1. Having male and female organs in the same flower or receptacle.

lexico.com

Synoecious

adjective

  1. : exhibiting monoecism
  2. : exhibiting or relating to synoecy

merriam-webster.com

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