from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Reproduction by multiple fission of a spore or zygote, characteristic of many apicomplexan parasites. Sporogony results in the production of sporozoites.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as sporogenesis, 2.

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

  • noun (Zoöl.) The growth or development of an animal or a zooid from a nonsexual germ.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The formation of sporozoites from spores or zygotes.


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