from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a species of fungus or mold, the stems of which consist of single cells loosely jointed together so as to resemble a string of beads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name given to various species of mucedinous fungi, in which the spores are in necklace-like chains.


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