- gonadal cord,
- gonadal dysgenesis,
- gonadal ridge,
Origin of gonad
Examples from the Web for gonads
The gonads are pink in the males, and yellow in the females.
Gonads contained in the visceral mass and generally open into renal cavities.
The contents of the gonads drop into the central cavity and pass out through the mouth.
In birds taken by Coultas in November the gonads were beginning to enlarge; specimens taken in December had swollen gonads.The Avifauna of Micronesia, Volume 3|Rollin H. Baker
Although the hybrid appears to be male, the gonads (especially the right one) are poorly developed.Five Natural Hybrid Combinations in Minnows (Cyprinidae)|Frank B. Cross
Word Origin for gonad
1880, from Modern Latin gonas (plural gonades), coined from Greek gone, gonos "seed, act of generation, race, family," from gignesthai "be born," related to genos "race, birth, descent" (see genus). Related: gonads.