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  • n. Plural form of excipulum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of Fungi Imperfecti, type of the family Excipulace√¶, having black membranous or leathery, somewhat cup-shaped pycnidia, with a simple opening. The spores are elongate, hyaline, and one-celled. The species occur on dead stems of plants.


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