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Pronunciation of Micropyle: Learn how to pronounce Micropyle in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word micropyle:

noun
a small opening in the integuments of a plant ovule through which the male gametes pass
a small pore in the shell of an insect’s eggs through which the sperm passes
Derived Forms
ˌmicroˈpylar adjective
Word Origin
C19: from micro- + Greek pulē gate
Example Sentences Including ‘micropyle’

A pollen grain enters an ovule through a small hole called a micropyle.
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