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zoosporangium

[zoh-uh-spuh-ran-jee-uh m] /ˌzoʊ ə spəˈræn dʒi əm/
noun, plural zoosporangia
[zoh-uh-spuh-ran-jee-uh] /ˌzoʊ ə spəˈræn dʒi ə/ (Show IPA).
Botany
1.
a sporangium or spore case in which zoospores are produced.
Origin
1870-1875
1870-75; zoo- + sporangium
Related forms
zoosporangial, adjective
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zoosporangium

/ˌzəʊəspɔːˈrændʒɪəm/
noun (pl) -gia (-dʒɪə)
1.
(botany) a sporangium that produces zoospores
Derived Forms
zoosporangial, adjective
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zoosporangium
  (zō'ə-spə-rān'jē-əm)   
Plural zoosporangia
A sporangium in which zoospores develop.
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