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synonyms for oospore

  • bud
  • cackle
  • germ
  • nucleus
  • ovum
  • roe
  • rudiment
  • spawn
  • cackleberry
  • yellow eye
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How to use oospore in a sentence

Reproduction from an oospore formed by the combination of two sexual cells.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
After the production of this oospore the parent filament gradually loses its vitality and slowly decays.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 460, OCTOBER 25, 1884VARIOUS
This oospore, or resting spore, may remain dormant in this state within the tissues of the foster plant for some months.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
The oospore becomes an oosporangium, and from it at least a hundred germinating bodies are at length expelled.
FUNGI: THEIR NATURE AND USESMORDECAI CUBITT COOKE
The oospore on germination usually gives origin to a zoosporangium, but may form directly a germ tube which infects the host.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 11, SLICE 3VARIOUS
The product of the union of an antherozoid and an oosphere is termed an oospore.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, VOL. XXI., NO. 531, MARCH 6, 1886VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO OOSPORE

  • bud
  • cackle
  • cackleberry
  • germ
  • nucleus
  • oospore
  • ovum
  • roe
  • rudiment
  • spawn
  • yellow eye
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.