spermagonium

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noun sper·ma·go·ni·um \ˌspər-mə-ˈgō-nē-əm\

Definition of spermagonium

plural

spermagonia

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  1. :  a flask-shaped or depressed receptacle in which spermatia are produced in some fungi and lichens

Origin and Etymology of spermagonium

New Latin


First Known Use: 1861


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