-adelphous

a combining form meaning "having stamens growing together in bundles," of the number specified by the initial element: monadelphous.
[ < NL < Gk -adelphos, adj. deriv. of adelphós brother or adelphé sister; see -OUS]

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Universalium. 2010.

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