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noun Mycology.
  1. the fruiting body of basidiomycetes that produces the basidia.
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Origin of basidiocarp

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British Dictionary definitions for basidiocarp


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


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