Origin of germen
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Mr. Berkeley found no difficulty, and had the stem impregnated as well as the germen.Fungi: Their Nature and Uses|Mordecai Cubitt Cooke
So in Latin, canmen from cano was pronounced, and then written carmen; genmen from the obsolete γενω passed into germen.Elements of Gaelic Grammar|Alexander Stewart
The globular part contains the pistil, which consists merely of a germen and stigma, together with the surrounding stamens.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
Germen oblong, striated, curved slightly outwards, but at length becoming erect and rugged.Lachesis Lapponica|Carl von Linn
In P. farinosa the germen is broadly obovate and the stigma capitate; here the germen is globose and the stigma has five points.