tetradelphy etymology

English word tetradelphy comes from English tetra- (Four.), English adelphy ((botany) Fusion of stamen filaments.)

Detailed word origin of tetradelphy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tetra- English (eng) Four.
adelphy English (eng) (botany) Fusion of stamen filaments.
tetradelphy English (eng) (botany) Presence of tetradelphous stamen.

Words with the same origin as tetradelphy

Descendants of tetra-
carbon tetrachloride silver tribromide tellurium tetraiodide tetrabarbital tetrabasic tetraborate tetrachloride tetrachromacy tetrachromatic tetradelphous tetraene tetrafluoride tetranitro tetranucleosome tetraparalogous tetrapartite tetraphobia tetraquark tetrasialic tetrasilicide tetrasodium tetrastarch tetrasulfonated uranium tetraiodide