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ascocarp

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noun as·co·carp \ˈas-kə-ˌkärp\

Definition of ascocarp

  1. :  the mature fruiting body of an ascomycetous fungus; broadly :  such a body with its enclosed asci, spores, and paraphyses

ascocarpicplay \ˌas-kə-ˈkär-pik\ adjective


Circa 1887

First Known Use of ascocarp

circa 1887


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ascocarp

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noun as·co·carp \ˈas-kə-ˌkärp\

Medical Definition of ascocarp

  1. :  the mature fruiting body of an ascomycetous fungus; broadly :  such a body with its enclosed asci, spores, and paraphyses

ascocarpic \ˌas-kə-ˈkär-pik\play adjective



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