sporangiophore

noun
spo·​ran·​gio·​phore | \ spə-ˈran-jē-ə-ˌfȯr How to pronounce sporangiophore (audio) \

Definition of sporangiophore

: a stalk or similar structure bearing sporangia

First Known Use of sporangiophore

1875, in the meaning defined above

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“Sporangiophore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sporangiophore. Accessed 5 Jun. 2020.

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sporangiophore

noun
spo·​ran·​gio·​phore | \ spə-ˈran-jē-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, -ˌfȯ(ə)r How to pronounce sporangiophore (audio) \

Medical Definition of sporangiophore

: a stalk or similar structure bearing sporangia

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