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monadelphous Syllabification: mon·a·del·phous
Pronunciation: /ˌmänəˈdelfəs/

Definition of monadelphous in English:


(Of stamens) united by their filaments so as to form one group.


Early 19th century: from Greek monos 'one' + adelphos 'brother' + -ous.

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