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  • n. Plural form of gasteromycete.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • An order of fungi, in which the spores are borne inside a sac called the peridium, as in the puffballs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In mycology, one of the principal divisions of the Basidiomycetes, characterized by having the hymenium inclosed, lining small cavities, which are formed within a peridium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. fungi in which the hymenium is enclosed until after spores have matured: puffballs; earth stars; stinkhorn fungi


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