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archesporium

[ar-kuh-spawr-ee-uh m, -spohr-]
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noun, plural ar·che·spo·ri·a [ar-kuh-spawr-ee-uh, -spohr-] /ˌær kəˈspɔr i ə, -ˈspoʊr-/. Botany.
  1. archespore.

Origin of archesporium

From New Latin
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  • The archesporium arises by the next divisions in the outer layer of cells, and thus extends over the summit of the columella.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3

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