noun, plural gonia [goh-nee-uh] . Cell Biology.
the germ cell during the phase marked by mitosis.

< Neo-Latin; see gon-, -ium

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a combining form of gonium: archegonium.
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n combining form
indicating a seed or reproductive cell: archegonium
[from New Latin gonium, from Greek gonos seed]

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