noun phy·sode \ˈfīˌsōd\

Definition of physode



  1. :  any of various vesicular intracellular inclusions of brown algae that are of uncertain constitution and function

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Origin and Etymology of physode

German, from Greek physōdēs full of wind, from physa bellows — more at pustule

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a trip made at another's expense

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