macrosporangium

[ mak-roh-spuh-ran-jee-uhm ]
/ ˌmæk roʊ spəˈræn dʒi əm /

noun, plural mac·ro·spo·ran·gi·a [-jee-uh]. /-dʒi ə/. Botany.

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Origin of macrosporangium

First recorded in 1870–75; macro- + sporangium
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British Dictionary definitions for macrosporangium

macrosporangium
/ (ˌmækrəʊspɔːˈrændʒɪəm) /

noun plural -gia (-dʒɪə)

another name for megasporangium
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