from The Century Dictionary.
- A subclass or an order of fungi, of the group Basidiomycetes, characterized by having a hymenium on the free, exposed surface of the sporophore, the compound structure which bears it.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun plural (Bot.) One of the great divisions of fungi, containing those species in which the hymenium is completely exposed.
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- noun Plural form of
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- noun used in some classifications; usually coextensive with order Agaricales: mushrooms; toadstools; agarics; bracket fungi
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