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sporule

[spawr-yool, spor-]
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noun Biology.
  1. a spore, especially a small one.

Origin of sporule

From the New Latin word sporula, dating back to 1810–20. See spore, -ule
Related formsspor·u·lar [spawr-yuh-ler, spor-] /ˈspɔr yə lər, ˈspɒr-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sporular

sporule

noun
  1. a spore, esp a very small spore

Word Origin

C19: from New Latin sporula a little spore
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sporular in Medicine

sporular

(spôryə-lər)
adj.
  1. Relating to a spore or sporule.

sporule

(spôryōōl)
n.
  1. A small spore.
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