What is another word for Monoicous?

3 synonyms found


[ mˌɒnə͡ʊˈɪkəs], [ mˌɒnə‍ʊˈɪkəs], [ m_ˌɒ_n_əʊ_ˈɪ_k_ə_s]

Monoicous is a term used to describe a plant or organism that has both male and female reproductive organs. There are many different synonyms for the word monoicous, including hermaphroditic, bisexual, and androgynous. Hermaphroditic refers to an organism that has both male and female sex organs, while bisexual refers to an organism that is capable of reproducing with either sex. Androgynous, on the other hand, refers to an organism that has both male and female characteristics, which is often used to describe gender identity. These synonyms are commonly used in biology and botany to describe the reproductive capabilities of plants and animals.

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How to use "Monoicous" in context?

A Monoicous plant is a plant that is only able to photosynthesize with the aid of light. Monoicous plants are typically much smaller than dicotic plants, which are capable of photosynthesis with the aid of both light and water. Monoicous plants are often less common in nature than dicotic plants, and they are not well-suited to climates that are very dry. Monoicous plants are also much more susceptible to disease and pests than dicotic plants.

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