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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In some sporozoans, as the Myxosporidia, that portion of the body of the organism which gives rise to spores. It is separated from the surrounding endoplasm by a pellicle of thicker protoplasm, within which division of nuclei and subsequent formation of spores take place.

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