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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having four stamens in two pairs of unequal length.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Didynamia; containing four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Didynamia; containing four stamens disposed in pairs of unequal length.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, in two unequal pairs: applied to flowers having four stamens in two unequal pairs, as most Labiatœ, etc.; specifically, belonging to the class Didynamia.

Etymologies

From New Latin Didynamia, former class name : di-1 + Greek dunamis, power; see dynamic.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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