antheridiophore

[ăn′thə-rĭdē-ə-fôr′]

A structure that bears the antheridia in some liverworts. See more at liverwort.

Nearby words

  1. anthema,
  2. anthemic,
  3. anthemion,
  4. anthemius of tralles,
  5. anther,
  6. antheridium,
  7. antherozoid,
  8. anthesis,
  9. anthesteria,
  10. anthill

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