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1. (of some flowering plants) having the male and female reproductive organs in separate flowers on the same plant
2. (of some animals and lower plants) hermaphrodite
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Having both staminate and pistillate flowers on the same plant.
Having archegonia and antheridia on different branches.
Having male and female reproductive organs in the same individual. Also known as hermaphroditic.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.