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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. 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.

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