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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In botany, a form of fruit in Peronospora, a genus of microscopic fungi, borne at the ends of erect simple or branching filaments of the mycelium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Bot.) A spore borne at the extremity of the cells of fructification in fungi.

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  • noun A spore borne at the extremity of the cells of fructification in fungi.

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