hymenium


hy·me·ni·um

noun \hī-ˈmē-nē-əm\
plural -nia \-nē-ə\ or hy·me·niums

Definition of HYMENIUM

:  a spore-bearing layer in fungi

Origin of HYMENIUM

New Latin, from Greek hymēn
First Known Use: 1830

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