What does Ascidium mean?

Ascidium meaning in General Dictionary

a pitcher shaped or flask-shaped organ or appendage of a plant as leaves for the pitcher plant or perhaps the little bladderlike traps regarding the bladderwort Utricularia

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  • A pitcher-shaped, or flask-shaped, organ or appendage of a plant, whilst the leaves associated with pitcher-plant, and/or little bladderlike traps for the bladderwort (Utricularia).
  • A genus of simple ascidians, which formerly included most of the recognized species. Its occasionally used as a name for the Ascidioidea, and for all the Tunicata.

Ascidium meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A pitcher-shaped, or flask-shaped, organ or appendage of a plant, whilst the leaves of pitcher-plant, and/or little bladderlike traps of bladderwort (Utricularia).

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  • (letter.) A genus of quick ascidians, which previously included all the recognized species. Its sometimes utilized as a name the Ascidioidea, and for all Tunicata.