gonotheca

noun gon·o·the·ca \ˌgänəˈthēkə\

Definition of gonotheca

plural

gonothecae

\-ē(ˌ)sē\
  1. :  the protective covering of a gonangium

gonothecal

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of gonotheca

New Latin, from gon- + -theca


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