\(ˈ)dī|ȯikəs\ adjective
Etymology: New Latin dioicus, from di- + -oicus (from Greek oikos house) — more at vicinity
: having archegonia and antheridia on separate plants — compare dioecious, heteroicous, monoicous, paroicous, synoicous

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