ovicyst

noun
ovi·​cyst | \ ˈōvəˌsist \
plural -s

Definition of ovicyst

: the pouch in which the eggs develop in some tunicates

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Other Words from ovicyst

ovicystic \ ¦⸗⸗¦sistik \ adjective

History and Etymology for ovicyst

ov- + -cyst

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“Ovicyst.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ovicyst. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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