exospore

noun exo·spore \ ˈek-sə-ˌspȯr \

Definition of exospore

:an asexual spore cut off from a parent sporophore by the formation of septa

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exospore

noun exo·spore \ ˈek-sə-ˌspō(ə)r, -ˌspȯ(ə)r \

medical Definition of exospore

:one of the asexual spores separated from a parent cell (as in phycomycetous fungi) by formation of a septum

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