gynogonidium

noun
gyno·​gonidium
plural gynogonidia

Definition of gynogonidium

: a female germ cell of various colonial plantlike flagellates (as members of the genus Volvox)

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History and Etymology for gynogonidium

New Latin, from gyn- + gonidium

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

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