archespore
archespore \archespore\ n. same as {archesporium}.

Syn: archesporium. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • archespore — [är΄kəspôr′ē əmär′kə spôr΄] n. [ModL archesporium: see ARCH & SPORE] a cell or group of cells from which the spore mother cells develop: also archesporium [är΄kəspôr′ē əm] archesporial adj …   English World dictionary

  • archespore — archesporial, adj. /ahr keuh spawr , spohr /, n. Bot. the primitive cell, or group of cells, that give rise to the cells from which spores are derived. [1900 05; ARCHE + SPORE] * * * …   Universalium

  • archespore — ar·che·spore (ahrґkə spor) [arche + spore] the mass of cells that give rise to spore mother cells; called also archesporium and archispore …   Medical dictionary

  • archespore — n. primitive cells from which spores are formed (Botany) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • archespore — ar·che·spore …   English syllables

  • archespore — /ˈakəspɔ/ (say ahkuhspaw) noun the primitive cell, or group of cells, which gives rise to the spore producing cells. Also, archesporium /akəˈspɔriəm/ (say ahkuh spawreeuhm). {arche 1 + spore} –archesporial, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • archespore — noun primitive cell or group of cells from which a mother cell develops • Syn: ↑archesporium • Derivationally related forms: ↑archesporial (for: ↑archesporium), ↑archesporial • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • archesporium — noun primitive cell or group of cells from which a mother cell develops • Syn: ↑archespore • Derivationally related forms: ↑archesporial, ↑archesporial (for: ↑archespore) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • archesporial — adjective of or relating to the cells in a sporangium that give rise to spores • Pertains to noun: ↑archespore • Derivationally related forms: ↑archesporium, ↑archespore • Topics: ↑botany, ↑phytology * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • FILICOPHYTES — Les Filicophytes correspondent aux végétaux désignés communément sous le nom de fougères. Ce sont des plantes sans graines qui possèdent généralement de grandes feuilles ou frondes appelées encore mégaphylles et qui, en cela, s’opposent aux… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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