Definition of trichogyne
: a slender terminal prolongation of the ascogonium of a fungus that may serve as a fertilization tube; also : a similar reproductive structure in a red alga
Origin and Etymology of trichogyne
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1875See Words from the same year
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