limosphere

noun
li·​mos·​phere | \ ˈlīməˌsfi(ə)r \

Definition of limosphere

: an apical body near the blepharoplast of the spermatozoid of some bryophytes comparable to the acroblast in animals

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History and Etymology for limosphere

limo- (from Latin limus mud) + sphere

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“Limosphere.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limosphere. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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