Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A secondary spore, or a filament produced from a spore, in certain kinds of minute fungi.
  • n. A spore.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A secondary spore, or a filament produced from a spore, in certain kinds of minute fungi.
  • n. A spore.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany: A name restricted by some to the reproductive organs or so-called spores which are borne upon and detached from a promycelium; by others also given to the spores produced in asci or ascospores.
  • n. A spore, See promycelium.

Etymologies

New Latin. See spore. (Wiktionary)

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