noun Mycology.

the fruiting body of basidiomycetes that produces the basidia.

Origin of basidiocarp Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for basidiocarp



the fruiting body of basidiomycetous fungi; the mushroom of agarics
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basidiocarp in Science



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