Ostiole



[os-tee-ohl] /ˈɒs tiˌoʊl/

noun
1.
Biology. a small opening or pore, especially in the fruiting body of a fungus.
/ˈɒstɪˌəʊl/
noun (biology)
1.
the pore in the reproductive bodies of certain algae and fungi through which spores pass
2.
any small pore

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