gonozooid

noun
gono·​zooid | \ ¦gänə + \

Definition of gonozooid

1a : a sexual zooid or medusa bud of a hydroid : gonophore
b : a sexual zooid of a tunicate
2 : ovicell

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History and Etymology for gonozooid

gon- + zooid

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“Gonozooid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gonozooid. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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