Definition of sporulation in English:

sporulation

noun

Biology
  • See sporulate

    • ‘Thus, both tagged proteins could support initiation of meiotic recombination at a temperature commonly used for sporulation of laboratory strains.’
    • ‘In many of these studies fungal propagules showed sensitivity, but some exhibited enhanced sporulation in response to elevated UV-B radiation.’
    • ‘He has authored more than 70 articles on subjects including bacterial sporulation, biological indicators, package integrity, and medical devices.’
    • ‘Relative rates of sporulation will be examined in the future.’
    • ‘This may represent further oxidative damage to the plant tissue, but it is also possible that it is related to fungal growth and the onset of sporulation.’