tetraspore

[te-truh-spawr, -spohr] /ˈtɛ trəˌspɔr, -ˌspoʊr/
noun, Botany
1.
one of the four asexual spores produced within a tetrasporangium.
Origin
1855–60; tetra- + spore
Related forms
tetrasporic
[te-truh-spawr-ik, -spor-] /ˌtɛ trəˈspɔr ɪk, -ˈspɒr-/ (Show IPA),
tetrasporous
[te-truh-spawr-uh s, -spohr-, ti-tras-per-] /ˌtɛ trəˈspɔr əs, -ˈspoʊr-, tɪˈtræs pər-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
British Dictionary definitions for tetraspore
tetraspore (ˈtɛtrəˌspɔː)
 
n
any of the asexual spores that are produced in groups of four in the sporangium (tetrasporangium) of any of the red algae
 
tetrasporic
 
adj
 
tetrasporous
 
adj

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