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spor·u·late

 (spôr′yə-lāt′)
intr.v. spor·u·lat·ed, spor·u·lat·ing, spor·u·lates
To produce or release spores.

[From New Latin sporula, small spore, diminutive of spora, spore, from Greek sporā, seed; see spore.]

spor′u·la′tion n.

sporulate

(ˈspɒrjʊˌleɪt)
vb
(Biology) (intr) to produce spores, esp by multiple fission
ˌsporuˈlation n

sporulate


Past participle: sporulated
Gerund: sporulating

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
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Past Continuous
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Past Perfect
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Future
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Future Perfect
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Future Continuous
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Present Perfect Continuous
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Future Perfect Continuous
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Past Perfect Continuous
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Conditional
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Past Conditional
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.sporulate - produce spores; "plants sporulate"
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
sporulate - convert into spores
produce, bring forth - bring forth or yield; "The tree would not produce fruit"
2.sporulate - convert into spores
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
convert - change the nature, purpose, or function of something; "convert lead into gold"; "convert hotels into jails"; "convert slaves to laborers"
sporulate - produce spores; "plants sporulate"
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Renal collecting duct epithelial cells contained intracytoplasmic microgametocytes, macrogametocytes, and sporulating and sporulated oocysts.
An important demand for plant breeding is for genotypes resistant to fusariosis; however, maintenance of aggressive sporulating isolates of the pathogen is difficult.
A small block of agar was placed in the centre of a sterile microscope slide and inoculated with a given, well sporulating actinomycetes strain.
Manteca re-evaluated Streptomyces development in solid sporulating cultures, laying the foundation of a new research line about Streptomyces differentiation totally independent to the investigations of his PhD supervisor (Streptomyces nucleases).
This species was regarded as common due to the number of specimens obtained, however it was only recorded in Lowland Ombrophilous Forests, sporulating with a pH ranging from 7.
It is noted that the effect of metabolites is very clearly seen for sporulating microbes during the decay of sporangia at the end of sporulation or for protozoa during cysts' disclosure.
Thus, a possible solution would be the development of a less costly process to obtain ureolytic sporulating bacteria.
Sporulating bacteria were avoided from WS3 by picking colonies that could survive at maximum temperature and chemical concentration.
2B) and, in most cases, the discrepancy was a result of distinguishing multinucleate cells from sporulating cells.
The identification of fungi was performed by observation of the macroscopic characteristics of the colonies and the microscopic characteristics of the sporulating hyphae.
not sporulating when kept at + 4 [degrees]C for several months) representing dominant filamentous fungi were isolated from the plates used for the enumeration of CFF and subcultured on MEA.