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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In mycology, an organ analogous to the hymenium, springing from the inner wall of a conceptacle, or from the surface of the receptacle, and terminating in simple or branched filaments, each bearing a single spore at its extremity.

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