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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