parthenospore

[ pahr-thuh-nuh-spawr, -spohr ]

nounBiology.
  1. a spore developed without fertilization.

Origin of parthenospore

1
First recorded in 1885–90; partheno- + -spore

Words Nearby parthenospore

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British Dictionary definitions for parthenospore

parthenospore

/ (pɑːˈθiːnəʊˌspɔː) /


noun
  1. another name for azygospore

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