You searched for: “trophosperm
1. The placenta, or the vascular appendage which connects the fetus with the parent, and is cast off in parturition with the afterbirth.
2. The part of a pistil or fruit to which the ovules or seeds are attached.
This entry is located in the following unit: tropho-, troph-, -trophy, -trophs, -trophically, -trophic, -trophous (page 12)