plural noun

in some classifications
: an order of ascomycetous fungi including forms (as those of the family Pseudosphaeriaceae) in which one ascus develops in each stromatic cavity

Word History


New Latin, from pseud- + Sphaeriales

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“Pseudosphaeriales.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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