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Definition of the noun Acrosoma
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Acrosoma is a genus of Araneidae, described by Perty in 1833.
- synonym: genus Acrosoma
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Arachnida
- order: Araneae
- family: Araneidae
- species Acrosoma armatum
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by R.V. Krstic;
f Spermiogenesis Acrosome (acrosoma"): Caplike, membrane-limited f organelle closely Overlying anterior two-thirds of f spermatozoon nucleus (N). Outer A. membrane (OM) is covered by spermatozoon plasmalemma (P). A layer of ...
See Acrosoma. gastracanthid (gas-tra-kan'thid), n. A spider of the family Gastracanthidae. Gastracanthidae (gas-tra-kan' thi-dé), n. pl. [NL., & Gastracantha + -idae.] A family of orbitelarian spiders, named from the genus Gastracantha. gastraea ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
Acrosoma (ak-ro-so"mă), n. [NL., (Gr. Gapov, top, peak, £ + goua, body..] A genus of orbitelarian spiders of the family Epeiridae (or £ having the sides of the abdomen prolonged into immense horns, whence the name. It is a tropical genus with ...
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
Acrosoma (ak-ro-so'mii), n. [NL., (Gr. lixpov, top, p'eak, extremit ,4-013/“1, body.] A genus of or itelarian spi ers of the family Epeirfdw (or Gastraoanthidw), having the sides of the abdomen prolonged into immense horns, whence the name.
The Century Dictionary, (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
Acrosoma (ak-ro-so'mii), 11. [NL., (Gr. deov, top, eak, extremity, +aofm, body.] A genus or or itelarian spiders of the family Epciridw gor Gastramnthidw), having the sides of the abomen prolonged into immense horns, whence the name.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)
See Acrosoma. gastracanthid (gas-tra-kan'thid), n.
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1O1S1O1M3A1
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