basidiocarp

[ buh-sid-ee-oh-kahrp ]
/ bəˈsɪd i oʊˌkɑrp /

noun Mycology.

the fruiting body of basidiomycetes that produces the basidia.

Origin of basidiocarp

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British Dictionary definitions for basidiocarp

basidiocarp

/ (bæˈsɪdɪəʊˌkɑːp) /

noun

the fruiting body of basidiomycetous fungi; the mushroom of agarics
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Science definitions for basidiocarp

basidiocarp

[ bə-sĭdē-ə-kärp′ ]

A basidioma. This term is no longer in scientific use.
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