Definition of oligandrous in US English:

oligandrous

adjective

Botany
  • Having a small number of stamens; = oligostemonous.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Alphonso Wood (1810–1881), botanist. From oligo- + -androus, after scientific Latin oligandrus; compare Hellenistic Greek ὀλίγανδρος having few men.