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heterospory

[het-uh-ros-puh-ree] /ˌhɛt əˈrɒs pə ri/
noun, Botany.
1.
the production of both microspores and megaspores.
Origin of heterospory
1895-1900
First recorded in 1895-1900; hetero- + -spore + -y3
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