Triandrous

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Triandrous (Bot) Of or pertaining to the Triandria; having three distinct and equal stamens in the same flower.
    • ***
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • triandrous Having three stamens: as, a triandrous flower.
    • triandrous Same as triandrian.
    • ***

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. F. triandre,

Usage

In literature:

The third and the fourth paleate and triandrous and sometimes the former is empty.
"A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses" by Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
Terrestrial, with scale-like cauline leaves and regular perfect triandrous flowers.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray
***