Definition of exosporium in English:

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exosporium

Pronunciation: /ˌeksōˈspôrēəm/

noun (plural exosporia)

Botany Another term for exine.

Derivatives

exosporial

Pronunciation: /-ˈspôrēəl/
adjective
Example sentences
  • The high-resolution structure of the exosporium of B. cereus spores is composed of 12-14 nm diameter subunits, which could represent exosporial proteins or their oligomers.

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Syllabification: ex·o·spor·i·um

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