gyrogonite

noun
gy·​rog·​o·​nite | \ jīˈrägəˌnīt \
plural -s

Definition of gyrogonite

: a minute ovoid spiral-marked body that is the residue of the calcareous incrustation about the female sex organs of a fossil stonewort

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“Gyrogonite.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gyrogonite. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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