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urediospore

[ yoo-ree-dee-uh-spawr, -spohr ]
/ yʊˈri di əˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr /
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noun Mycology.
the spore of the rust fungi that appears between the aeciospore and the teliospore, commonly the summer spore.
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Also u·re·do·spore [yoo-ree-duh-spawr, -spohr]. /yʊˈri dəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/.

Origin of urediospore

First recorded in 1870–75; uredi(um) + -o- + spore
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