Definition of Oophytes

1. Noun. (plural of oophyte) ¹



2. Noun. (plural of oöphyte cap=t) ¹

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Definition of Oophytes

1. oophyte [n] - See also: oophyte

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Oophytes

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oophoroma
oophoron
oophorons
oophoropathy
oophoropeliopexy
oophoropexy
oophoroplasty
oophororrhaphy
oophorosalpingectomy
oophorosalpingitis
oophorostomy
oophorotomy
oophorrhagia
oophytes (current term)
oophytic
ooping
ooplasm
ooplasmic
oops
oopsie
oopsy
oopuhue
oor
oor kid
oorah
oorali
ooralis
oorial

Literary usage of Oophytes

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1. Annals of Botany by IDEAL (Project) (1888)
"in a less degree, it may be imagined that the oophytes of present Vascular Cryptogams may actually be a much more reduced type of sexual generation than ..."

2. A Text-book of Biology: Comprising Vegetable and Animal Morphology and by James Richard Ainsworth Davis (1888)
"These germinate and give rise to oophytes, but not directly. The seta and wall of the capsule can also, if detached and kept damp, ..."

3. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1851)
"In the history of organic beings, commencing with /oophytes, (by which I include all spontaneous generations of animalcules, ..."

4. Essay on the Theory of the Earth by Georges Cuvier, Robert Jameson (1827)
"Nothing, certainly ; and the solid /oophytes are in no degree capable of being compared with the testaceous mollusca, with reference to the materials which ..."

5. The Microscope and its revelations by William Benjamin Carpenter (1881)
"1) of our own coasts,! found attached to Sea-weeds and /oophytes ; this is a minute spiral shell, of which the interior forms a continuous tube not divided ..."

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