acrospore

acrosporous /ak'reuh spawr"euhs, -spohr"-, euh kros"peuhr euhs/, adj.
/ak"reuh spawr', -spohr'/, n. Mycol.
a spore borne at the tip of a sporophore, as a basidiospore.
[1865-70; < F; see ACRO-, SPORE]

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