Definition of disseminule in English:

disseminule

noun

Botany
  • A part of a plant that serves to propagate it, such as a seed or a fruit.

    • ‘Assemblages of drift disseminules are described from beaches at 56 sites in the Torres Strait - northern Great Barrier Reef region.’
    • ‘The grass disseminule, however, may appear in different guises.’

Origin

Early 20th century: formed irregularly from dissemination (see disseminate) + -ule.

Pronunciation:

disseminule

/dəˈseməˌnyo͞ol/