[oh-uh-goh-nee-uh m] /ˌoʊ əˈgoʊ ni əm/
noun, plural oogonia
[oh-uh-goh-nee-uh] /ˌoʊ əˈgoʊ ni ə/ (Show IPA), oogoniums. Biology.
one of the undifferentiated germ cells giving rise to oocytes.
the one-celled female reproductive organ in certain thallophytes, usually a more or less spherical sac containing one or more eggs.
noun (pl) -nia (-nɪə), -niums
an immature female germ cell forming oocytes by repeated divisions
a female sex organ of some algae and fungi producing female gametes (oospheres)
oogonium o·o·go·ni·um (ō’ə-gō’nē-əm)
n. pl. o·o·go·ni·ums or o·o·go·ni·a (-nē-ə)
The primitive egg mother cell from which the oocytes develop.
o’o·go’ni·al (-nē-əl) adj.
Plural oogonia or oogoniums
[oo] /u/ interjection 1. (used to express amazement, satisfaction, excitement, etc.) noun 2. the exclamation “ooh.”. verb (used without object) 3. to utter or exclaim “ooh.”. Idioms 4. ooh and aah, to exclaim in wonder or admiration: The crowds oohed and aahed at the spectacular fireworks. /uː/ interjection 1. an exclamation of surprise, pleasure, pain, […]
- Ooh ah factor
noun phrase : Canham has dismissed notions that the university needs a big-name athletic director, an attribute referred to as the ”ooh, ah” factor (1980s+)
- Ooh and ah
verb phrase To express wonder, amazement, etc: the spectators oohed and aahed at the trapeze artist (1953+)
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