Definition of antheridial in English:

antheridial

adjective

Botany
  • See antheridium

    • ‘The oogonial initial penetrates the antheridial initial and rapidly expands to form the oogonium.’
    • ‘Approximately 50% of the antheridial primordial protoplasts obtained by enzymatic isolation were found to be viable.’
    • ‘Each antheridial chamber incorporates several antheridia, all of which are developed from one antheridial initial.’
    • ‘The latter are much more abundant in the antheridial tufts, where they have somewhat swollen heads.’
    • ‘Studies on development of antheridia and antheridial dehiscence have been conducted by Davie and Hartman.’