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Term: immature gonad somatic cell
Note: This page represents a term created by the combination ("post-composition") of two ontology terms. For more information on the individual terms, click the hyperlinked name.
Name: immature gonad
Synonyms: juvenile gonad, juvenile ovary
Definition: Immature reproductive tissue that has not undergone final maturation into either testis or ovary. During gonadal development, the gonad may be transiently intersexual where there is a parallel presence of both oocytes and spermatocytes.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0005272]
Name: somatic cell
Synonyms:
Definition: A cell of an organism that does not pass on its genetic material to the organism's offspring (i.e. a non-germ line cell).
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0009386]