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

  • n. A hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces both sperm and eggs, found in certain gastropods.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hermaphroditic gonad, found in certain gastropods, that produces both sperm and eggs

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hermaphrodite generative organ, having at once the function of an ovary and of a testis, such as occur in many monœcious mollusks.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. hermaphroditic gonad that contains both testicular and ovarian tissue


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