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  • adj. Having one of the two florets in the same spikelet neuter, and the other unisexual, whether male or female; said of grasses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having one of the two florets in the same spikelet neuter, and the other unisexual, whether male or female; -- said of grasses.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having one of the two florets in the same spikelet neuter, and the other unisexual, whether male or female: said of grasses.

Etymologies

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hemi- + -gamous

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