[ het-uh-ros-puh-ree ]
/ ˌhɛt əˈrɒs pə ri /
the production of both microspores and megaspores.
Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby heterospory
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Example sentences from the Web for heterospory
Part II, on Lepidostrobus and some allied cones, is remarkable for the demonstration of heterospory in several species.