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exospore definition

  • noun:
    • The outermost level of a spore in some algae and fungi.
    • The exterior level of a spore, especially in some algae and fungi
    • The extreme exterior wall of a spore; the epispore.
    • The outer coat of a spore, corresponding on extine of pollen-grains: same as epispore.
    • An outer coat of dried protoplasm adhering to the surface of a spore, regarding resting-spores of Peronospora and Mucor.
    • The outermost level of a spore in some algae and fungi.
    • The external layer of a spore, particularly in some algae and fungi
    • The severe external wall surface of a spore; the epispore.
    • The outer coating of a spore, corresponding into the extine of pollen-grains: same as epispore.
    • An outer coating of dried protoplasm adhering to the top of a spore, as to the resting-spores of Peronospora and Mucor.
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