arthrospore

noun

ar·​thro·​spore ˈär-thrə-ˌspȯr How to pronounce arthrospore (audio)

Word History

Etymology

arthro- + -spore, probably after French arthrospore or German Arthrospore

First Known Use

1859, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of arthrospore was in 1859

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Cite this Entry

“Arthrospore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/arthrospore. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

Medical Definition

arthrospore

noun
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