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spo·rog·o·ny(spə-rŏg′ə-nē, spô-, spō-)
Reproduction by multiple fission of a spore or zygote, characteristic of many apicomplexan parasites. Sporogony results in the production of sporozoites.
spo′ro·gon′ic (spôr′ə-gŏn′ĭk) adj.
sporogony(spɔːˈrɒɡənɪ; -ˈrɒdʒ-; spə-)
(Biology) the process in sporozoans by which sporozoites are formed from an encysted zygote by multiple fission
spo•rog•o•ny(spəˈrɒg ə ni)
(in certain sporozoans) the multiple fission of an encysted zygote or oocyte, resulting in the formation of sporozoites.