spo·​rid·​i·​um spȯr-ˈid-ē-əm How to pronounce sporidium (audio)
plural sporidia -ē-ə How to pronounce sporidium (audio)
: a small spore (as in various smuts and rusts)

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“Sporidium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sporidium. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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