Germogen

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Germogen (Biol) A polynuclear mass of protoplasm, not divided into separate cells, from which certain ova are developed.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n germogen A syncytium or nucleated mass of protoplasm from which the reproductive or germ-cells arise. The germogen is clearly seen in the ovaries of insects.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Germ, + -gen,

Usage

In literature:

I have found no trace of a germogene (Keimfache) in the sense of Pflueger and Ed.
"The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1" by Francis Maitland Balfour
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