tetramerous[te tram′ər əs]
tetramerous definition by Webster's New World
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Biol. made up of four parts or divisions; in multiples of four
Origin: tetra- plush -merous
tetramerous definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- Having or consisting of four similar parts.
- Botany Having flower parts, such as sepals, petals, and stamens, in sets of four, as in the evening primrose.
- te·tramˈer·ism noun
tetramerous - Science Definition
- Having four similar segments or parts.
- Having flower parts, such as petals, sepals, and stamens, in sets of four.