megasporogenesis

noun
mega·​spo·​ro·​gen·​e·​sis | \ ˌme-gə-ˌspȯr-ə-ˈje-nə-səs How to pronounce megasporogenesis (audio) \

Definition of megasporogenesis

: the formation and maturation of a megaspore

First Known Use of megasporogenesis

1909, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for megasporogenesis

megaspore + -o- + genesis

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The first known use of megasporogenesis was in 1909

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“Megasporogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/megasporogenesis. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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