plural noun Hemi·ba·sid·ii

Definition of Hemibasidii

in some classifications

  1. :  a subclass of Basidiomycetes comprising fungi with the basidium produced from a resting spore and including the order Ustilaginales or this together with the Uredinales — compare eubasidii, heterobasidiomycetes

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Origin and Etymology of hemibasidii

New Latin, from 1hemi- + -basidii (from basidium)

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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