androcyte

noun
an·dro·cyte
plural -s

Definition of androcyte 

: a cell in bryophytes that by modification becomes a sperm cell — compare spermatid, spermatocyte

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First Known Use of androcyte

1912, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for androcyte

andr- + -cyte

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