Oosporangium
Oosporangium O`["o]*spo*ran"gi*um, n.; pl. L. {O["o]sporangia}, E. {O["o]sporangiums}. [NL., fr. Gr. w,'o`n an egg + ? vessel.] (Bot.) An o["o]gonium; also, a case containing oval or rounded spores of some other kind than o["o]spores. [1913 Webster]

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  • oosporangium — Obsolete term for oogonium (2). [oospore + G. angeion, vessel] * * * oo·spo·ran·gi·um (o″o spə ranґje əm) oosphere (def. 1) …   Medical dictionary

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  • Oosporangia — Oosporangium O [ o]*spo*ran gi*um, n.; pl. L. {O[ o]sporangia}, E. {O[ o]sporangiums}. [NL., fr. Gr. w, o n an egg + ? vessel.] (Bot.) An o[ o]gonium; also, a case containing oval or rounded spores of some other kind than o[ o]spores. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Oosporangiums — Oosporangium O [ o]*spo*ran gi*um, n.; pl. L. {O[ o]sporangia}, E. {O[ o]sporangiums}. [NL., fr. Gr. w, o n an egg + ? vessel.] (Bot.) An o[ o]gonium; also, a case containing oval or rounded spores of some other kind than o[ o]spores. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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