/ (ˌjuːspɔːˈrændʒɪɪt) /
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(of ferns) having each sporangium developing from a group of cells, rather than a single cell, and with no specialized dispersal of sporesCompare leptosporangiate
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Let’s start with some etymology: What are the origins of the typographical word “bracket”?
First appeared around 1750, and is related to the French word “braguette” for the name of codpiece armor.
First appeared in 1610, based on the French word “baguette” for the long loaf of bread.
First appeared in 1555, and is related to the French word “raquette” for a netted bat.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
Word Origin for eusporangiate
from New Latin eusporangiātus (unattested), from eu- + sporangium
Words nearby eusporangiate
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Example sentences from the Web for eusporangiate
The bulk of living ferns are leptosporangiate, the eusporangiate class comprising only two living families, viz.The New Gresham Encyclopedia|Various