from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A reproductive organ that releases both eggs and sperm or that contains both ovarian and testicular tissue.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A hermaphrodite generative organ, having at once the function of an ovary and of a testis, such as occur in many monœcious mollusks.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun biology A
hermaphroditic gonad, found in certain gastropods, that produces both spermand eggs
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- noun hermaphroditic gonad that contains both testicular and ovarian tissue
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