Meaning of nannandrium in English:

nannandrium

Pronunciation /na?nandr??m/

noun

Botany
  • The single-celled male plantlet (dwarf male) of nannandrous green algae.

Origin

Early 20th century. From scientific Latin nannandrium from ancient Greek ν?ννο?, variant of ν?νο? dwarf + scientific Latin -andrium (from ancient Greek ?νδρ-, ?ν?ρ man + classical Latin -ium).