antheridium

noun an·ther·id·i·um \ ˌan(t)-thə-ˈri-dē-əm \

Definition of antheridium

plural antheridia play \-dē-ə\
:the male reproductive organ of some cryptogamous plants

antheridial

play \-dē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of antheridium

New Latin, from anthera


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