spor·u·late intransitive verb \ˈspȯr-yə-ˌlāt, -ə-ˌlāt\
Origin of SPORULATE
back-formation from sporulation
First Known Use: circa 1891
spor·u·late intransitive verb \ˈspōr-(y)ə-ˌlāt, ˈspȯr-\ (Medical Dictionary)
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