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parthenospore

[pahr-thuh-nuh-spawr, -spohr] /ˈpɑr θə nəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/
noun, Biology
1.
a spore developed without fertilization.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; partheno- + -spore
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British Dictionary definitions for parthenospore

parthenospore

/pɑːˈθiːnəʊˌspɔː/
noun
1.
another name for azygospore
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