Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of spermagonium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A conceptacle of certain lichens, containing spermatia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A conceptacle of certain lichens, which contains spermatia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a cup-shaped cavity or receptacle in which spermatia are produced. See spermatium, peridium, Puccinia (with cut). Also spermagonium.

Etymologies

spermo- + Ancient Greek offspring. (Wiktionary)

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