coenocentrum

noun

coe·​no·​cen·​trum
plural coenocentra
-trə
: a dense deep-staining cytoplasmic structure in the egg cells of certain fungi

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from coen- + Latin centrum center

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“Coenocentrum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coenocentrum. Accessed 21 May. 2024.

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