androgonium

noun an·dro·go·ni·um \-ˈgōnēəm\

Definition of androgonium

plural

androgonia

\-ēə\
  1. :  one of the group of cells that divide to produce androcytes and eventually spermatozoids (as in mosses and ferns)

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Origin and Etymology of androgonium

New Latin, from andr- + -gonium


First Known Use: 1889


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