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Date: 1800-1900
Language: Modern Latin
Origin: Greek gonos 'seed'

gonad

noun
     
Related topics: Biology, Human, Birth
go‧nad [countable]
technicalMBHB the male or female sex organ in which the sperm or eggs are produced

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