germarium

noun ger·mar·i·um \(ˌ)jərˈma(a)rēəm\

Definition of germarium

plural

-s

  1. :  the egg-producing part of the ovary in many flatworms and rotifers; also :  the corresponding part of a testis —distinguished from vitellarium

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Origin and Etymology of germarium

New Latin, from germen + -arium


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