antherozoid

noun
an·​ther·​o·​zo·​id | \ ˌan(t)thərəˈzōə̇d \
plural -s

Definition of antherozoid

botany
: a motile male gamete : spermatozoid

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Other Words from antherozoid

antherozoidal \ -​ə̇dᵊl \ adjective

History and Etymology for antherozoid

anther + -o- + -zoid

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“Antherozoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antherozoid. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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