Meaning of NEUROSPORA in English

I. n(y)üˈräspərə noun

Usage: capitalized

Etymology: New Latin, from neur- + -spora

: a genus of ascomycetous fungi (family Sphaeriaceae) used extensively in genetic research, having black perithecia and persistent asci, and including some forms that have salmon pink or orange spore masses and cause severe damage in bakeries

II. n(y)u̇ˈräspərə noun

( -s )

: a fungus of the genus Neurospora

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