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- n. Plural form of basidiomycete.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. a phylum of fungi with the Basidiomycota.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- The group of fungi in which the spores are borne on basidia, including the Hymenomycetes, Gasteromycetes, and most of the larger fungi known as mushrooms and toadstools. See cut under basidium.
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- n. large class of higher fungi coextensive with subdivision Basidiomycota
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