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ascogonium

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noun, as·co·go·ni·um \ˌas-kə-ˈgō-nē-əm\

Definition of ascogonium

plural ascogoniaplay \-nē-ə\

  1. :  the female sex organ in ascomycetous fungi



Origin of ascogonium

New Latin


First Known Use: 1875


Medical Dictionary

ascogonium

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noun as·co·go·ni·um \ˌas-kə-ˈgō-nē-əm\

Medical Definition of ascogonium

plural ascogonia \-nē-ə\play

  1. :  the fertile basal often one-celled portion of an archicarp; broadly :  archicarp




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "ascogonium"


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