sporogenesis

noun
spo·ro·gen·e·sis | \ˌspȯr-ə-ˈje-nə-səs \

Definition of sporogenesis 

1 : reproduction by spores

2 : spore formation

Other Words from sporogenesis

sporogenous \spə-ˈrä-jə-nəs, spȯ- \ or less commonly sporogenic \ˌspȯr-ə-ˈje-nik \ adjective

First Known Use of sporogenesis

circa 1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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sporogenesis

noun
spo·ro·gen·e·sis | \ˌspōr-ə-ˈjen-ə-səs, ˌspȯr- \
plural sporogeneses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of sporogenesis 

1 : reproduction by spores

2 : spore formation

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