basidiospore

noun
ba·​sid·​io·​spore | \ bə-ˈsi-dē-ə-ˌspȯr How to pronounce basidiospore (audio) \

Definition of basidiospore

: a spore produced by a basidium

First Known Use of basidiospore

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for basidiospore

New Latin basidium + English -o- + spore

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The first known use of basidiospore was in 1847

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“Basidiospore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/basidiospore. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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basidiospore

noun
ba·​sid·​io·​spore | \ bə-ˈsid-ē-ə-ˌspō(ə)r, -ˌspȯ(ə)r How to pronounce basidiospore (audio) \

Medical Definition of basidiospore

: a spore produced by a basidium

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