spermary

noun
sper·​ma·​ry | \ ˈspər-mə-rē How to pronounce spermary (audio) , ˈspərm-rē \
plural spermaries

Definition of spermary

: an organ in which male gametes are developed

First Known Use of spermary

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for spermary

New Latin spermarium, from Greek sperma

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“Spermary.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spermary. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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