Coryneum

noun

Cor·​y·​ne·​um
ˌkȯrəˈnēəm,
kəˈrinē-
: a large form genus of imperfect fungi of the family Melanconiaceae having dark-colored fusiform sometimes dry spores with long stalks and several septa see california blight

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek korynē club

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“Coryneum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Coryneum. Accessed 29 Jan. 2023.

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