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spore Idioms & Phrases


brand spore

Brand" spore`
Definitions
  1. (Bot.) One of several spores growing in a series or chain, and produced by one of the fungi called brand.
Webster 1913

Resting spore

  • noun a spore of certain algae or fungi that lies dormant; may germinate after a prolonged period
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  • (Bot.), a spore in certain orders of algæ, which remains quiescent, retaining its vitality, for long periods of time.
Webster 1913

spore case

  • noun organ containing or producing spores
    spore case; sporangium.
  • noun specialized leaf branch in certain aquatic ferns that encloses the sori or clusters of sporangia
    sporocarp.
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Spore formation

  • . (a) (Biol) A mode of reproduction resembling multitude fission, common among Protozoa, in which the organism breaks up into a number of pieces, or spores, each of which eventually develops into an organism like the parent form. Balfour. (b) The formation of reproductive cells or spores, as in the growth of bacilli.
Webster 1913

spore mother cell

  • noun cell from which a spore develops
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spore sac

  • noun organ containing or producing spores
    spore case; sporangium.
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spore-bearing

  • adjective satellite bearing spores instead of producing seeds
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