Meaning of SPORIDIUM in English

SPORIDIUM

spəˈridēəm, spōˈ-, spȯˈ- noun

( plural sporid·ia -ēə)

Etymology: New Latin, from spor- + -idium

: a small spore ; especially : one abjointed from a promycelium (as in various smuts and rusts) — compare basidiospore

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