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Dioecism

Dioecism, dioikismos, dioecismus, can mean:

  • Dioecism, the removal from a city of its formerly subordinate constituents, the opposite of Synoecism
  • Dioecism, the botanical condition of being dioecious, dioecy
  • Dioecism, a type of biological sex allocation
The Collaborative International Dictionary

Dioecism

Dioecism \Di*[oe]"cism\, n. (Biol.) The condition of being di[oe]cious.

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dioecism

n. (context biology English) The condition of being dioecious.