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archegoniate

adjective ar·che·go·ni·ate \ -ēˌāt \

Definition of archegoniate

: bearing archegonia

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Origin and Etymology of archegoniate

New Latin archegonium + English -ate


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archegoniate

noun \ " \

Definition of archegoniate

plural -s
1 : a plant bearing archegonia
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[New Latin Archegoniatae]
: a plant belonging to the division Archegoniatae

First Known Use of archegoniate

1884

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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