plural noun
Pseu·do·sphaeriaceae | \¦sü(ˌ)dō+\

Definition of Pseudosphaeriaceae 

: a family of ascomycetous fungi (order Dothideales) having separate stromata resembling perithecia and each bearing a single ascus

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