Translation of spore in Spanish:

spore

espora, n.

Pronunciation /spɔː//spɔr/

noun

  • 1

    espora feminine
    • At flowering, the fungus grows through the floral tissue and forms masses of spores in place of healthy seed.
    • Bunt fungi survive as resting spores on contaminated seed.
    • Grain mold fungi also produce spores capable of aerial dispersal in the field as well as within a grain storage bin.
    • Many questions concerning toxicity and allergenicity have been raised about corn contaminated with the spores of this fungus.
    • It reproduces prolifically and produces spores at all stages of its life.