Definition of Polyoicous
1. Adjective. Having several forms of gametoecia on the same plant.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Polyoicous
Literary usage of Polyoicous
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences by Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences (1900)
"The species has also been reported from China by Professor Massalongo, who describes the inflorescence as polyoicous.* 6. ..."
2. Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1900)
"polyoicous; male branches short and thick, later becoming elongated ; of a beautiful yellow or yellow-brown colour; ..."