triandrous


triandrous
/traɪˈændrəs/ (say truy'andruhs)

adjective
1. (of a flower) having three stamens.
2. (of a plant) having flowers with three stamens.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Triandrous — Triandrian Tri*an dri*an, Triandrous Tri*an drous, a. [Cf. F. triandre.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to the Triandria; having three distinct and equal stamens in the same flower. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • triandrous — adj. Bot. having three stamens. * * * (ˈ)trī|andrəs adjective Etymology: New Latin triandrus, from tri + andrus androus : having three stamens * * * triandrous /trī anˈdrəs/ (botany) adjective With three stamens ORIGIN: ↑tri and Gr anēr, andros a …   Useful english dictionary

  • triandrous — tri·an·drous …   English syllables

  • Triandrian — Tri*an dri*an, Triandrous Tri*an drous, a. [Cf. F. triandre.] (Bot.) Of or pertaining to the Triandria; having three distinct and equal stamens in the same flower. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Triandria — Trianˈdria plural noun (in Linnaeus s classification) a class of plants with three stamens • • • Main Entry: ↑triandrous …   Useful english dictionary

  • triandrian — trianˈdrian adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑triandrous …   Useful english dictionary