Definitions

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

  • n. Transformation of a floral organ into a stamen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a condition, frequent in flowers, in which various organs are metamorphosed into stamens.

Etymologies

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

staminode + -y2.

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