gonotokont

noun go·not·o·kont \gōˈnätəˌkänt\
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gonotocont

\gōˈnätəˌkänt\

Definition of gonotokont

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  gonocyte

  2. 2 :  a cell or organ in which meiosis occurs

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Origin and Etymology of gonotokont

gon- + Greek tokōnt-, tokōn, present participle of tokan to be near delivery; akin to Greek teknon child — more at thane


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