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Meaning of "oophyte" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OOPHYTE

oophyte  [ˈəʊəˌfaɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OOPHYTE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Oophyte is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OOPHYTE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of oophyte in the English dictionary

The definition of oophyte in the dictionary is the gametophyte in mosses, liverworts, and ferns.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OOPHYTE


aerophyte
ˈɛərəˌfaɪt
autophyte
ˈɔːtəˌfaɪt
bryophyte
ˈbraɪəˌfaɪt
chamaephyte
ˈkæməˌfaɪt
chrysophyte
ˈkrɪsəˌfaɪt
cryptophyte
ˈkrɪptəˌfaɪt
cycadophyte
saɪˈkædəˌfaɪt
firefight
ˈfaɪəˌfaɪt
holophyte
ˈhɒləˌfaɪt
hygrophyte
ˈhaɪɡrəˌfaɪt
hylophyte
ˈhaɪləˌfaɪt
lithophyte
ˈlɪθəˌfaɪt
megagametophyte
ˌmɛɡəɡəˈmɪtəˌfaɪt
osteophyte
ˈɒstɪəˌfaɪt
phanerophyte
ˈfænərəˌfaɪt
sciophyte
ˈsaɪəˌfaɪt
thallophyte
ˈθæləˌfaɪt
therophyte
ˈθɪərəˌfaɪt
xerophyte
ˈzɪərəˌfaɪt
zoophyte
ˈzəʊəˌfaɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OOPHYTE

oomph
oomycete
oont
oophorectomies
oophorectomise
oophorectomize
oophorectomy
oophoritic
oophoritis
oophoron
oophytic
oops
oorali
oorial
oorie
Oort
Oort cloud
oose
oosperm
oosphere

WORDS THAT END LIKE OOPHYTE

cyanophyte
dermatophyte
embryophyte
endophyte
entophyte
epiphyte
gametophyte
geophyte
halophyte
hydrophyte
hyte
macrophyte
neophyte
pteridophyte
saprophyte
schizophyte
spermatophyte
spermophyte
sporophyte
tracheophyte
zygophyte

Synonyms and antonyms of oophyte in the English dictionary of synonyms

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oophyte
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oophyte
570 millions of speakers

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oophyte
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Translator English - Hindi

oophyte
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

نابوت بيضي
280 millions of speakers

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oophyte
278 millions of speakers

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oophyte
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oophyte
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oophyte
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Translator English - Malay

Oophyte
190 millions of speakers

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oophyte
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

oophyte
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Translator English - Korean

oophyte
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Translator English - Javanese

Oophyte
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

oophyte
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

oophyte
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उफ्ती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oophyte
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

oophyte
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Translator English - Polish

oophyte
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Translator English - Ukrainian

oophyte
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Translator English - Romanian

oophyte
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

oophyte
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af

Translator English - Afrikaans

oophyte
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

oophyte
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

oophyte
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of oophyte

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OOPHYTE»

The term «oophyte» is used very little and occupies the 156.144 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OOPHYTE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about oophyte

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OOPHYTE»

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1
The Natural History of Plants: Their Forms, Growth, ...
Their Forms, Growth, Reproduction and Distribution Anton Kerner von Marilaun. Phylum 3.— ARCHEGONIAT.E. Plants showing a well-marked alternation of generations, that is of a sexual (oophyte) and an asexual generation (sporophyte ).
Anton Kerner von Marilaun, 1895
2
The natural history of plants, their forms, growth, ...
ARCHEGONIAm Plants showing a well-marked alternation of generations, that is of a sexual (oophyte) and an asexual generation (sporophyte). The latter reproduces the former by means of spores, the former the latter by means of egg- cells ...
Anton Kerner von Marilaun, Francis Wall Oliver, 1895
3
Annals of Botany
The teleutospore clearly corresponds to the spore-mother-cell, for it is there that the return to the nuclear condition characteristic of the oophyte is brought about. In the teleutospore, although no actual reduction of chromosomes can be ...
Isaac Bayley Balfour, Roland Thaxter, Vernon Herbert Blackman, 1904
4
A Text-book of Biology: Comprising Vegetable and Animal ...
L The sporophyte always develops as the result of sexual reproduction exhibited by the oophyte. The oospore is first divided by several transverse walls, and a wedge-shaped apical-cell is then developed, by means of which it grows. The end ...
James Richard Ainsworth Davis, 1888
5
The Pharmaceutical Journal and Transactions
In the Angio- spermise and Gymnospermiae the egg-plant or oophyte was concealed, inseparable from, and a mere appendage to, the spore-plant or sporophyte ; while in the Acrogenae differentiation takes place either in the spore -plant ...
‎1894
6
Pharmaceutical Journal;: A Weekly Record of Pharmacy and ...
... but simply by purifying the salt as obtained from grape juice. Botany. In the division Bryophyta, which includes mosses and liverworts, the principal generation is the oophyte, i.e., the one which bears the true sexual organs of two kinds, ...
‎1908
7
Annals of Botany ...
But these conclusions, based chiefly upon the comparison of the sporophyte, are also borne out by the characters of the oophyte : thus the filamentous, protonema -like character of the oophyte of the Hymenophyllaceae is the simplest in ...
‎1890
8
An Introduction to the Study of the Bacteria
The conspicuous plant, which is, however, not always leafy, or possessed of a distinct axis, and is always devoid of vessels, is an oophyte: the sporophyte is never an independent plant, but is borne on the oophyte, deriving its nutrition in ...
Albert Henry Tuttle, 1893
9
The World Book Dictionary
Obsolete, of or having to do with the oophore. oo pho ri tie (O'e fe ri 'tis), n. inflammation of the ovary. oophyte (O'e fit), n. the generation or form of a plant that bears the sexual organs in the alternation of generations, as in ferns, mosses , and ...
‎2003
10
The Natural History of Plants: The history of plants
ARCHEGONIATE. Plants showing a well-marked alternation of generations, that is of a sexual (oophyte) and an asexual generation (Sporophyte). The latter reproduces the former by means of spores, the former the latter by means of egg- cells ...
Anton Kerner von Marilaun, Francis Wall Oliver, Mary Frances Macdonald

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Oophyte [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/oophyte>. Aug 2019 ».
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