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sporogenous

[spuh-roj-uh-nuh s]
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  1. of or relating to spores or spore production.

Origin of sporogenous

First recorded in 1885–90; sporo- + -genous
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Examples from the Web for sporogenous

Historical Examples

  • Sporogenous rodlets, drumstick-shaped:—Plectridium (Fischer), motile (peritrichous).

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2

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