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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A motile male gamete of a plant such as an alga or fern

Usage examples (16)
  • The spermatozoid coalesces with the oosphere, which secretes
  • Within is a mass of excessively small cells, each of which contains a spermatozoid.
  • In Dudresnaya, on the other hand, the spermatozoid coalesces indeed with the trichogyne, but this does not develop further.
  • The former divides repeatedly, until a mass of about thirty-two sperm cells is formed, each giving rise to a large spirally-coiled spermatozoid. for more
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