follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

progametangium

[proh-gam-i-tan-jee-uh m] /ˌproʊ gæm ɪˈtæn dʒi əm/
noun, plural progametangia
[proh-gam-i-tan-jee-uh] /ˌproʊ gæm ɪˈtæn dʒi ə/ (Show IPA)
1.
Mycology. the hyphal tip of certain fungi that produces the gametangium and subsequent gamete.
Origin
< New Latin; see pro-2, gametangium
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for progametangium

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for progametangia

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends