- A specialized fungal hypha bearing one or more sporangia.
- A stalk of a sporangium.
Origin of sporangiophoresporangi(um) + –phore.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Websterâ€™s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
sporangium + Ancient Greek to bear.