ar·​che·​spo·​ri·​um ˌär-ki-ˈspōr-ē-əm, -ˈspȯr- How to pronounce archesporium (audio)
plural archesporia -ē-ə How to pronounce archesporium (audio)
: the cell or group of cells from which spore mother cells develop
archesporial adjective

Dictionary Entries Near archesporium

Cite this Entry

“Archesporium.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!