Trichophore

Trich´o`phore


n.1.(Bot.) The special cell in red algæ which produces or bears a trichogyne. See Illust. of Trichogyne.
2.(Zool.) One of the saclike organs from which the setæ of annelids arise.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.