endospore

noun
en·​do·​spore | \ˈen-dō-ˌspȯr \

Definition of endospore 

: an asexual spore developed within the cell especially in bacteria

First Known Use of endospore

1875, in the meaning defined above

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endospore

noun
en·​do·​spore | \-ˌspō(ə)r, -ˌspȯ(ə)r \

Medical Definition of endospore 

: an asexual spore developed within the cell especially in bacteria

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