Biophor biophore

Biophor Biophore

Bi"o*phor` Bi"o*phore`\, n. [Gr. ? life + ? bearing, fr. ? to bear.] (Biol.) One of the smaller vital units of a cell, the bearer of vitality and heredity. See Pangen, in Supplement.
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