oögone

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Noun[edit]

oögone (plural oögones)

  1. (rare, dated) Alternative spelling of oogone. [Early 20th century]
    • 1907, New York Botanical Garden, Contributions from the New York Botanical Garden, volume 4, page 400 (New Era Printing Company):
      [] basally papillate, hyaline, 18–25 x 12–15μi; oöspores surrounded by periplasm at maturity, 25–35μ; oögone persistent, wrinkled, yellowish-brown []

References[edit]

  • oogone, n.” listed in the Oxford English Dictionary, second edition (1989)