Gonimous Gon"i*mous, a. (Bot.) Pertaining to, or containing, gonidia or gonimia, as that part of a lichen which contains the green or chlorophyll-bearing cells. [1913 Webster]

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  • gonimous — ˈgonimous, a. Bot. rare. [f. mod.L. gonim on (see gonimic a.) + ous.] = gonimic (in the older sense). [see gonidium 1] …   Useful english dictionary

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