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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The creation of spores by cutting off portions of the sporophore by the growth of septa; abstriction.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mycology, the separation of spores by means of a septum.

Etymologies

ab- (“away”) +‎ junction (“to join”) (Wiktionary)

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