Definition of proterandry in US English:

proterandry

noun

Botany Zoology
  • Protandry.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Botanical Gazette. From protero- + ancient Greek ἀνδρ-, ἀνήρ man + -y, after Italian proterandria. Compare German Proterandrie.

Pronunciation

proterandry

/ˌprəʊtəˈrandri/