ascospore

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ascospore

 [as´ko-spor]
a spore contained or produced in an ascus.

as·co·spore

(as'kō-spōr),
A spore formed within an ascus; the sexual spore of Ascomycetes.
[G. askos, bag, + sporos, seed]

ascospore

a HAPLOID spore resulting from MEIOSIS in the ASCUS within the fruiting body of ASCOMYCETE fungi.

ascospore

the sexual spore of Ascomycetes.