Trichogyne
Trichogyne Trich"o*gyne, n. [F., fr. Gr. tri`x, tricho`s, hair + ? woman, female.] (Bot.) The slender, hairlike cell which receives the fertilizing particles, or antherozoids, in red seaweeds. -- {Trich`o*gyn"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

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  • trichogyne — [tʀikɔʒin] n. f. ÉTYM. 1892; « famille de plantes », 1876; de tricho , et gyne. ❖ ♦ Bot. Organe des algues rouges, formé d une seule cellule, et qui joue le rôle de style et de stigmate. Chez les champignons, Production de l ascogone qui met en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • trichogyne — trichogyne. См. трихогина. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Trichogyne — (T. Less., De C), Pflanzengattung aus der Familie der Compositae Senecionideae Graphalicae; Arten am Cap …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Trichogyne — Trichogyne, längliches Empfängnisorgan der f Gametangien von Schlauchpilzen und Rotalgen, durch das m Kerne bzw. m Gameten ins Ascogon bzw. Karpogon gelangen …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • trichogyne — [trik′ə jīn΄, trik′əjin] n. [ TRICHO + Gr gynē, woman, female] the long, hairlike part of a procarp in red algae, certain fungi, and lichens, acting as a receptor for the male fertilizing bodies trichogynial [trik΄əjin′ē əl] adj. trichogynic… …   English World dictionary

  • trichogyne — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1875 a slender terminal prolongation of the ascogonium of a fungus that may serve as a fertilization tube; also a similar reproductive structure in a red alga …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trichogyne — trichogynial /trik euh jin ee euhl/, trichogynic, adj. /trik euh juyn , jin/, n. Bot., Mycol. a hairlike prolongation of a carpogonium, serving as a receptive organ for the spermatium. [1870 75; TRICHO + GYNE] * * * …   Universalium

  • trichogyne — trich·o·gyne …   English syllables

  • trichogyne — trich•o•gyne [[t]ˈtrɪk əˌdʒaɪn, dʒɪn[/t]] n. mcr a hairlike projection on the female sex organ of red algae, lichens, and some fungi, serving as a receptor for the male gamete • Etymology: 1870–75; tricho + gynefemale sex organ < Gkgynḗwoman… …   From formal English to slang

  • trichogyne — /ˈtrɪkədʒaɪn/ (say trikuhjuyn), / dʒɪn/ (say jin) noun a hair like prolongation of a carpogonium, serving as a receptive organ for the spermatium. {tricho + Greek gynē woman} …   Australian English dictionary

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