a reproductive cell formed without the fusion of gametes, as in certain algae and fungi.
a thick-walled spore produced by parthenogenesis in certain algae and fungi Also called parthenospore
not being one of a pair; single. Historical Examples The last joint in the abdomen of Crustacea; variously regarded as a segment without appendages, or as an azygous appendage. The Ancient Life History of the Earth Henry Alleyne Nicholson adjective (biology) developing or occurring singly
unleavened bread used in a Eucharistic service.
the second letter of the English alphabet, a consonant. any spoken sound represented by the letter B or b, as in bid, bauble, or daubed. something having the shape of a B . a written or printed representation of the letter B or b. a device, as a printer’s type, for reproducing the letter B […]
- B & b
Trademark. a brand of liqueur combining Benedictine and brandy. bed-and-breakfast. bed-and-breakfast. B and B (def 1). abbreviation bed and breakfast bed-and-breakfast benedictine and brandy