sporangial
adjective see sporangium

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sporangial — sporangial, ale, aux [spɔʀɑ̃ʒjal, o] adj. ÉTYM. D. i. (XXe); de sporange. ❖ ♦ Bot. Du sporange …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sporangial — See sporangium. * * * …   Universalium

  • sporangial — spo·ran·gi·al …   English syllables

  • sporangial — spəˈranjēəl adjective Etymology: New Latin sporangium + English al : of or relating to a sporangium : made up of sporangia …   Useful english dictionary

  • sporangium — sporangial, adj. /speuh ran jee euhm/, n., pl. sporangia / jee euh/. Bot., Mycol. the case or sac in which spores are produced. Also called spore case. [1815 25; < NL, equiv. to spor SPOR + Gk angeîon vessel] * * * …   Universalium

  • fern — fernless, adj. fernlike, adj. /ferrn/, n. any seedless, nonflowering vascular plant of the class Filicinae, of tropical to temperate regions, characterized by true roots produced from a rhizome, triangular fronds that uncoil upward and have a… …   Universalium

  • Fern — /ferrn/, n. a female given name. * * * Any of about 10,000–12,000 species (division Filicophyta) of nonflowering vascular plants that have true roots, stems, and complex leaves and reproduce by spores. Though ferns were once classified with the… …   Universalium

  • Rhinosporidium seeberi — Taxobox color = khaki image caption = regnum = Protista phylum = Choanozoa classis = Mesomycetozoea ordo = Dermocystidium familia = genus = Rhinosporidium species = seeberi binomial = binomial authority = Rhinosporidium seeberi was first… …   Wikipedia

  • Distichophytum — Temporal range: Ludfordian to Emsian[1][2] …   Wikipedia

  • sporangium — noun (plural sporangia) Etymology: New Latin, from spor + Greek angeion vessel more at angi Date: 1821 a structure within which spores are produced • sporangial adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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