- the motile male gamete produced in an antheridium.
Origin of antherozoid
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The product of the union of an antherozoid and an oosphere is termed an oospore.
- one of many small male gametes produced in an antheridium
Word Origin for antherozoid
C19: see anther, zo (o) id
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- See spermatozoid.
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