heterosporous

(redirected from heterosporously)

het·er·o·spo·rous

 (hĕt′ər-ə-spôr′əs, hĕt′ə-rŏs′pər-əs)
adj.
Producing two types of spores differing in size and sex.

het′er·o·spo′ry n.

heterosporous

(ˌhɛtəˈrɒspərəs)
adj
(Botany) (of seed plants and some ferns and club mosses) producing megaspores and microspores. Compare homosporous
ˌheterˈospory n

het•er•os•po•rous

(ˌhɛt əˈrɒs pə rəs, ˌhɛt ər əˈspɔr əs, -ˈspoʊr-)

adj.
having more than one kind of spore.
[1870–75]
het`er•os′po•ry, n.
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Adj.1.heterosporous - characterized by heterospory