heteroicous vs polygamous what difference

what is difference between heteroicous and polygamous

English

Adjective

heteroicous (not comparable)

  1. (botany) heteroecious


English

Etymology

poly- +‎ -gamous

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /pəˈlɪɡəməs/

Adjective

polygamous (not comparable)

  1. Of, relating to, or practicing polygamy.
    That Mormon community no longer practises polygamous relationships.
    Antonym: monogamous
    Hyponyms: polygynous, polyandrous
    • 2001, Kathryn Daynes, More Wives Than One, p 177
      [] declaring legitimate all children of LDS polygamous marriages []
  2. (botany) Exhibiting polygamy.

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