gonad

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gonad

an animal organ in which gametes are produced, such as a testis or an ovary

gonad

[′gō‚nad]
(anatomy)
A primary sex gland; an ovary or a testis.
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Roughly one-third of the volume covers normal functioning, including neuroendocrine systems, steroids and growth hormones, function of the reproductive glands, and changes in function with aging.
The pituitary gland, which is generally called the master gland, controls the activities of all other glands in the body, including thyroid, adrenal and reproductive glands.
Observations on the production of purple pigments in the egg capsules, hypobranchial and reproductive glands from seven species of Muricidae (Gastropoda: Mollusca).

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