The Collaborative International Dictionary
Dioecism \Di*[oe]"cism\, n. (Biol.) The condition of being di[oe]cious.
n. (context biology English) The condition of being dioecious.
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