Complete Definition of "spermatheca"

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:Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-iËkÉ|-iËkÉ

Noun
en-noun|spermathecas|pl2=spermathecae

  1. anatomy A small sac within the reproductive tract of some female invertebrates, such as insects, which stores sperm until it is used to fertilize the ovum|ova.

Derived terms
spermathecal

vi:spermatheca

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