gemma


gem·ma

noun \ˈje-mə\
plural gem·mae \-ˌmē\

Definition of GEMMA

:  bud; broadly :  an asexual reproductive body that becomes detached from a parent plant

Origin of GEMMA

Latin
First Known Use: circa 1741

Rhymes with GEMMA

gem·ma

noun \ˈjem-ə\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural gem·mae \-ˌē\

Medical Definition of GEMMA

: bud; broadly : an asexual reproductive body that becomes detached from a parent plant

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