antherozoid

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Ancient Greek ἀνθηρός (anthēros, flowery) + ζῷον (zōon, animal) + -oid.

Noun[edit]

antherozoid (plural antherozoids)

  1. (botany) One of the mobile male reproductive bodies in the antheridia of cryptogams.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

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