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

  • adj. Having one kind of flower on the same plant.
  • adj. Having stamens and pistils that mature simultaneously.

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  • adj. Having all the flowers alike.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having all the flowers alike; -- said of such composite plants as Eupatorium, and the thistels.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In botany, having all the florets hermaphrodite, as certain grasses and composite plants; bearing one kind of flowers.
  • Of or pertaining to homogamy or assortative mating. Also homogamic.

Etymologies

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homo- + -gamous

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