chlamydospore


chla·mydo·spore

noun \klə-ˈmi-də-ˌspr\

Definition of CHLAMYDOSPORE

:  a thick-walled usually resting fungal spore

Origin of CHLAMYDOSPORE

Latin chlamyd-, chlamys + International Scientific Vocabulary spore
First Known Use: 1884

chla·mydo·spore

noun \klə-ˈmid-ə-ˌspō(ə)r, -ˌsp(ə)r\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CHLAMYDOSPORE

: a thick-walled usually resting fungal spore

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