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sporangiophore

[spuh-ran-jee-uh-fawr, -fohr]
noun Botany, Mycology.
  1. a structure bearing sporangia.
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Origin of sporangiophore

First recorded in 1870–75; sporangi(um) + -o- + -phore
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sporangiophore

[spə-rănjē-ə-fôr′]
  1. A stalk or branch that bears sporangia.
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