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zoospore

 [zo´o-spōr]
a motile spore, such as an asexual flagellate of certain algae and lower fungi, or a minute sexual or asexual flagellate or ameboid spore produced by certain protozoa.

zoospore

/zoo·spore/ (zo´o-spor) a motile, flagellated, sexual or asexual spore, as produced by certain algae, fungi, and protozoa.

zoospore

(zō′ō-spor) [″ + sporos, seed]
A motile asexual spore that moves by means of one or more flagella.

zoospore

a motile mitospore; a motile, flagellated, asexual spore, as produced by certain algae and fungi, and Dermatophilus congolensis.
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