zoosporangium
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: 1874 a spore case or sporangium bearing zoospores

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  • Zoosporangium — o [ o]*spo*ran gi*um, n.; pl. { sporangia}. [NL. See {Zo[ o] }, and {Sporangium}.] (Bot.) A spore, or conceptacle containing zo[ o]spores. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • zoosporangium — zoosporangium. См. зооспорангий. (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.

  • Zoospŏrangĭum — (griech.), bei niedern Kryptogamen der die Schwärmsporen (Zoosporen) enthaltende Zellraum …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • zoosporangium — [zō΄ōspə ran′jē əm, zō΄əspə ran′jē əm] n. pl. zoosporangia [zō΄ō spə ran′jē ə, zō΄ə spə ran′jē ə] [ModL: see ZOO & SPORANGIUM] Bot. a sporangium in certain fungi and algae, producing zoospores zoosporangial [zō΄ō spə ran′jēəl, zō΄ə spə ran′jēəl]… …   English World dictionary

  • zoosporangium — zoosporangial, adj. /zoh euh speuh ran jee euhm/, n., pl. zoosporangia / jee euh/. Bot. a sporangium or spore case in which zoospores are produced. [1870 75; ZOO + SPORANGIUM] * * * …   Universalium

  • zoosporangium — noun A sporangium, or conceptacle containing or producing zoospores. See Also: zoospore …   Wiktionary

  • zoosporangium — zoo·spo·ran·gi·um .zō ə spə ran jē əm n, pl gia jē ə a sporangium bearing zoospores * * * zoo·spo·ran·gi·um (zo″o spə ranґje əm) pl. zoosporanґgia [zoo + sporangium] the case within which zoospores are developed …   Medical dictionary

  • zoosporangium — zoo·sporangium …   English syllables

  • zoosporangium — zo•o•spo•ran•gi•um [[t]ˌzoʊ ə spəˈræn dʒi əm[/t]] n. pl. gi•a [[t] dʒi ə[/t]] bot dvl a spore case in which zoospores are produced • Etymology: 1870–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • zoosporangium — /zoʊəspɔˈrændʒiəm/ (say zohuhspaw ranjeeuhm) noun (plural zoosporangia /zoʊəspɔˈrændʒiə/ (say zohuhspaw ranjeeuh)) a sporangium or spore case in which zoospores are produced. {zoo + sporangium} –zoosporangial, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

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