[ ji-nee-see-uhm, -shee-, gahy-, jahy- ]
/ dʒɪˈni si əm, -ʃi-, gaɪ-, dʒaɪ- /
noun, plural gy·ne·ci·a [ji-nee-see-uh, -shee-uh, gahy-, jahy-]. /dʒɪˈni si ə, -ʃi ə, gaɪ-, dʒaɪ-/.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Words nearby gynecium
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Example sentences from the Web for gynecium
Villemot, the stage manager, who was of poor appearance but intelligent, said: "I will take you into the gynecium."The Memoirs of Victor Hugo|Victor Hugo
British Dictionary definitions for gynecium
/ (dʒaɪˈniːsɪəm, ɡaɪ-) /
noun plural -cia (-sɪə)
a variant spelling (esp US) of gynoecium
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