sporulation

noun spor·u·la·tion \ ˌspȯr-yə-ˈlā-shən , -ə-ˈlā- \

Definition of sporulation

: the formation of spores; especially : division into many small spores (as after encystment)

sporulative

play \ˈspȯr-yə-ˌlā-tiv, -ə-ˌlā-\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of sporulation

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin sporula, diminutive of spora spore


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sporulation

noun spor·u·la·tion \ ˌspōr-(y)ə-ˈlā-shən, ˌspȯr- \

medical Definition of sporulation

: the formation of spores; especially : division into many small spores (as after encystment)

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