from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A structure, as in liverworts and mosses, on which gametangia are borne.
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- n. in ferns, the bearer of sex organs
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A modified branch bearing gametangia as in the thalloid liverworts.
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- n. a modified branch bearing gametangia as in the thalloid liverworts
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