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synonyms for oosphere

  • egg
  • gamete
  • seed
  • spore
  • egg cell
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How to use oosphere in a sentence

The protoplasm in one of these protuberances arranges itself into a round mass--the oosphere or female cell.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
Mycelium present, antheridia with antherozoids, oogonium with single oosphere: Monoblepharidaceae.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 3VARIOUS
Oogonium with the central uninucleate oosphere and the fertilizing tube (a) of the antheridium which introduces the male nucleus.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 3VARIOUS
The product of the union of an antherozoid and an oosphere is termed an oospore.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OOSPHERE

  • egg cells
  • eggs
  • gametes
  • oospheres
  • seeds
  • spores
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