Gynous meaning

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Of, relating to, or having a specified number or kind of women or females.

Polygynous.

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Woman or female.

Polygynous.

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Having female organs or pistils as specified.

Monogynous, androgynous.

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Relating to or having a specified number or kind of women or females.

Polygynous.

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Origin of gynous

  • ModL -gynus < Gr -gynos < gynē, woman: see gyno-

    From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition

  • From New Latin -gynus from Greek gunē woman gwen- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition