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sporophore

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noun spo·ro·phore \ˈspȯr-ə-ˌfȯr\

Definition of sporophore

  1. :  the spore-producing organ of a fungus or slime mold



Origin of sporophore

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1849


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sporophore

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noun spo·ro·phore \ˈspōr-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, ˈspȯr-ə-ˌfȯ(ə)r\

Medical Definition of sporophore

  1. :  the spore-producing organ especially of a fungus




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