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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced;
[syn: gonad, sex gland]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gonad \Gon"ad\, n.; pl. Gonads. [Gr. ? that which generates.] (Anat.) One of the masses of generative tissue primitively alike in both sexes, but giving rise to either an ovary or a testis; a generative gland; a germ gland. --Wiedersheim. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

gonad n 1: a gland in which gametes (sex cells) are produced [syn: gonad, sex gland]