anandrous etymology

English word anandrous comes from English an-, English -androus

Detailed word origin of anandrous

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
an- English (eng) A prefix of Anglo-Saxon origin, a reduced form of and-. A prefix of Anglo-Saxon origin, the same as on-. Not; used to make words that have a sense opposite to the word (or stem) to which the prefix is attached. Used with stems that begin with vowels and "h".
-androus English (eng) (botany) having a specified number of stamens. Having the specified number of husbands.
anandrous English (eng) (botany) Lacking stamens; devoid of male parts in plants.

Words with the same origin as anandrous

Descendants of an-
anadenia anaerobiontic anaesthesia anaesthetical anamniote anaortic anaphrodisiac anapodeictic anarthritic anecumene anelastic anestrus aneuploid anhepatic anholonomy anhydrase anhydroecgonine aniridic anisotomic anisotopically anorogenic anovulatory anoxic anslaight deuteranopia
Descendants of -androus
diandrous gynandrous monandrous polyandrous protandrous