noun bal·lis·to·spore \bəˈlistəˌspō(ə)r\

Definition of ballistospore



  1. :  one of the spores borne on sterigmata of certain fungi and forcibly discharged at maturity

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Origin and Etymology of ballistospore

Latin ballista + English -o- + -spore — more at ballista

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capable of being understood in two ways

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