spore mother cell

noun

Definition of spore mother cell

: one of the cells of the archespore of a spore-bearing plant whose final divisions result in the production of a spore and usually of a tetrad of spores

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“Spore mother cell.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spore%20mother%20cell. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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