microsporangium
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1862 a sporangium that develops only microspores • microsporangiate adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Microsporangium — Mi cro*spo*ran gi*um, n. [NL. See {Micro }, and {Sporangium}.] (Bot.) A sporangium or conceptacle containing only very minute spores. Cf. {Macrosporangium}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • microsporangium — microsporangium. См. микроспорангий. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • microsporangium — [mī΄krō spō ran′jē əm] n. pl. microsporangia [mī΄krō spō ran′jēə] [ModL] a sporangium containing microspores, as the pollen sac of the anther in seed plants …   English World dictionary

  • microsporangium — mikrosporangė statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Sporangė, kurioje susidaro mikrosporos. atitikmenys: angl. microsporangium rus. микроспорангий …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • microsporangium — /muy kroh spaw ran jee euhm, spoh /, n., pl. microsporangia / jee euh/. Bot. a sporangium containing microspores. [1880 85; MICRO + SPORANGIUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • microsporangium — noun A case, capsule or container that holds microspores. See Also: sporangium, macrosporangium …   Wiktionary

  • microsporangium — mi·cro·spo·ran·gi·um (mi″kro spə ranґje əm) pl. microsporanґgia [micro + sporangium] the sporangium in which microspores develop …   Medical dictionary

  • microsporangium — [ˌmʌɪkrə(ʊ)spə randʒɪəm] noun (plural microsporangia dʒɪə) Botany a sporangium containing microspores …   English new terms dictionary

  • microsporangium —   , plural microsporangia.   Structure on the abaxial surface of microsporophylls containing microspores; pollen sacs …   Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • microsporangium — mi·cro·sporangium …   English syllables

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