Definición de spongin en inglés:

spongin

Saltos de línea: spon¦gin
Pronunciación: /ˈspʌn(d)ʒɪn
 
/

sustantivo

[mass noun] Biochemistry
The horny or fibrous substance found in the skeleton of many sponges.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Demospongea are the dominant modern group with 600 genera; they have a skeleton formed of spongin or silica, or a mixture of the two.
  • Some spicules are formed of the mineralized substances calcium carbonate and silica, while others are made of an organic substance called spongin.
  • First of all, however, spongin is not a feature consistent of all Porifera, but may be a constituent character of the Demospongiae only.

Definición de spongin en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día neoteny
Pronunciación: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
noun
retention of juvenile features in the adult animal