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helicospore

[hel-i-kuh-spawr, -spohr] /ˈhɛl ɪ kəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/
noun, Mycology
1.
a coiled cylindrical fungal spore.
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helicosporous
[hel-i-kos-per-uh s] /ˌhɛl ɪˈkɒs pər əs/ (Show IPA),
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