Definition of monosporous in US English:

monosporous

adjective

Botany
  • 1Containing one spore.

  • 2Derived from a single spore; = monospore.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From mono- + -sporous.

Pronunciation

monosporous

/ˌmɒnə(ʊ)ˈspɔːrəs/