Hologonia

plural noun

Hol·​o·​go·​nia
ˌhäləˈgōnēə,
ˌhōl-
in some classifications
: an order of Nematoda comprising forms in which the germinal area extends the whole length of the gonad compare telogonia
hologonic
¦⸗⸗¦gänik
adjective

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from hol- + -gonia (from Greek gonos offspring, procreation, genitals)

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“Hologonia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hologonia. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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