ascidium

noun as·cid·i·um \əˈsidēəm, aˈ-\

Definition of ascidium

plural

ascidia

\-ēə\
  1. :  a pitcher-shaped or flask-shaped organ or appendage of a plant (as the leaf of the pitcher plant)

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Origin and Etymology of ascidium

New Latin, from Greek askidion little wineskin, from askos wineskin + -idion -idium


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