"oospore" Definition

  1. n. A special kind of spore resulting from the fertilization of an oosphere by antherozoids.
  2. n. A fertilized oosphere in the ovule of a flowering plant.

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Position in dictionary: 68020 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n.,
Words that start with "oospore": 1
Words that end with "oospore": 4
Words that contain "oospore": 4
Next words in dictionary: oosporic, oostegite, ootheca, oothecae, ootocoid, ootooid, ootype, ooze, oozed, oozing
Previous words in dictionary: oosporangiums, oosporangium, oosporangia, oosperm, oospere, oorial, oophytic, oophyte, oophoritis, oophoridiums

English Dictionary Definition of oospore

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