autoicous


autoicous
/ɔˈtɔɪkəs/ (say aw'toykuhs)

adjective
having antheridia and archegonia on the same plant, synoicous, paroicous, or otherwise.
{aut- + Greek oikos house + -ous}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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