Definition of Carpospores

1. Noun. (plural of carpospore) ¹



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Definition of Carpospores

1. carpospore [n] - See also: carpospore

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carpospores

carpools
carpopedal
carpopedal contraction
carpopedal spasm
carpophagous
carpophore
carpophores
carpophylls
carpophyte
carpophytes
carpoptosis
carport
carports
carpospore
carpospores (current term)
carposporic
carposporous
carprofen
carps
carpule
carpus
carpus curvus
carr
carrack
carracks
carract
carracts
carrageen
carrageen moss

Literary usage of Carpospores

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"Eight chromoso-^ appear again in the ultimate divisions which give rise to the carpospores. Upon the evidence it would seem therefore ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"o there arc, then, formed, in consequence of fertilization, a number of reproductive cells, the carpospores, each of which corresponds to the ..."

3. Lectures on the Physiology of Plants by Sydney Howard Vines (1886)
"... and accordingly they produce the carpospores, each of which is physiologically equivalent to a zygospore or an oospore, inasmuch as it is, like them, ..."

4. A Textbook of Botany for Colleges and Universities by John Merle Coulter, Charles Reid Barnes, Henry Chandler Cowles (1910)
"The carpospores upon germination give rise to the sexual plants, thus completing the life history. In such a life history, the sexual plants may be ..."

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