conceptacle

conceptacle

[kuhn-sep-tuh-kuhl]
noun Biology.
an organ or cavity enclosing reproductive bodies.

Origin:
1605–15; < Latin conceptāculum, equivalent to concept(us) conceived (see concept) + -āculum (see receptacle)

conceptacular [kon-sep-tak-yuh-ler] , adjective
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conceptacle (kənˈsɛptəkəl)
 
n
a flask-shaped cavity containing the reproductive organs in some algae and fungi
 
[C17: from Latin conceptāculum receptacle, from concipere to receive, conceive]

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