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heterogamous


heterogamous


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Heterogamous  \Het`er*og"a*mous\,  a.  [Hetero-  +  Gr  ga`mos 
  marriage:  cf  F.  h['e]t['e]rogame.]  (Bot.  &  Biol.) 
  a  The  condition  of  having  two  or  more  kinds  of  flowers 
  which  differ  in  regard  to  stamens  and  pistils,  as  in 
  the  aster. 
  b  Characterized  by  heterogamy.