One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The dark mass surrounding the largest pore in the central capsule of a phaeodarian radiolarian, consisting of pigmented granules.
Late 19th century; earliest use found in Nature: a weekly journal of science. From scientific Latin phaeodium from ancient Greek ϕαιός grey + scientific Latin -odium.
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