gonimia

Gonimia

Go*nim"i*a\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? productive, fr. ? that which generates.] (Bot.) Bluish green granules which occur in certain lichens, as Collema, Peltigera, etc., and which replace the more usual gonidia.
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