Meaning of MONOPODIUM in English


ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈpōdēəm noun

( plural monopo·dia -ēə)

Etymology: New Latin, from mon- + -podium

: a main or primary axis that continues its original line of growth giving off successive axes or lateral branches (as in the excurrent trunk of some coniferous tree) — compare sympodium

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