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noun \ˈspō(ə)r, ˈsp(ə)r\

Medical Definition of SPORE

:  a primitive usually unicellular often environmentally resistant dormant or reproductive body produced by plants, fungi, and some microorganisms and capable of developing into a new individual either directly or after fusion with another spore
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