ovicell

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ovicell (noun; Latin ovum, egg; cella, cell): (Bryozoa) 1. In Gymnolaemata, marine Cheilostomata with a modified zooecium serving as a brood pouch. 2. In Stenolaemata, a gonozooid; an ooecium.