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[oh-uh-sfeer] /ˈoʊ əˌsfɪər/

noun, Biology.
an unfertilized egg within an oogonium.
a large female gamete produced in the oogonia of algae and fungi

oosphere o·o·sphere (ō’ə-sfēr’)
A large nonmotile female gamete or egg cell, formed in an oogonium and ready for fertilization.
A large nonmotile female gamete formed in an oogonium, such as the eggs formed in the oogonium of an oomycete.


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