Meaning of merispore in English:

merispore

Pronunciation /ˈmɛrɪspɔː/

noun

rare Mycology
  • Each of the component spores of a compound spore.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Alfred Bennett (1833–1902), botanist and publisher. From German Merispora, irregularly from ancient Greek μερίς part + σπόρος + German -a.