Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In botany, one of a special kind of non-sexual spores, or organs of propagation, occurring in certain florideous algæ.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Bot.) One of several spores arranged in a chain as in certain algæ of the genus Callithamnion.

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  • noun One of several spores arranged in a chain, as in certain algae.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek a cord + English spore.

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