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gametophore

[guh-mee-tuh-fawr, -fohr, gam-i-] /gəˈmi təˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊr, ˈgæm ɪ-/
noun, Botany
1.
a part or structure bearing gametangia.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; gameto- + -phore
Related forms
gametophoric
[guh-mee-tuh-fawr-ik, -for-, gam-i-] /gəˌmi təˈfɔr ɪk, -ˈfɒr-, ˌgæm ɪ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gametophore

gametophore

/ɡəˈmiːtəʊˌfɔː/
noun
1.
the part of a plant that bears the reproductive organs
Derived Forms
gametophoric, adjective
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gametophore in Science
gametophore
  (gə-mē'tə-fôr')   
A structure, as in liverworts and mosses, on which gametangia are borne.
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