microsporogenesis

noun

mi·​cro·​spo·​ro·​gen·​e·​sis ˌmī-krə-ˌspȯr-ə-ˈje-nə-səs How to pronounce microsporogenesis (audio)
: the formation and maturation of microspores

Word History

Etymology

New Latin

First Known Use

1904, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of microsporogenesis was in 1904

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“Microsporogenesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microsporogenesis. Accessed 30 Nov. 2022.

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