sporo-


a combining form representing spore in compound words: sporophyte.

Compare -sporous.
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British Dictionary definitions for sporo-

sporo-

before a vowel spor-

combining form

(in botany) sporesporophyte

Word Origin for sporo-

from New Latin spora
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Medicine definitions for sporo-

sporo-

pref.

Spore:sporocyte.
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