ovotestis

ovotestis

[oh-vuh-tes-tis]
noun, plural ovotestes [oh-vuh-tes-teez] . Zoology.
the hermaphroditic reproductive organ of some gastropods, containing both an ovary and a testis.

Origin:
1875–80; ovo- (irregular for ovi-) + testis

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ovotestis (ˌəʊvəʊˈtɛstɪs)
 
n , pl -tes
the reproductive organ of snails, which produces both ova and spermatozoa

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ovotestis o·vo·tes·tis (ō'vō-těs'tĭs)
n. pl. o·vo·tes·tes (-tēz')
A hermaphroditic reproductive organ that produces both sperm and eggs, found in certain gastropods.

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