noun Til·le·tia \tə̇ˈlēsh(ē)ə\

Definition of Tilletia

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Tilletiaceae) of smuts distinguished by single-celled chlamydospores that form a promycelium with a terminal tuft of sporidia — see 2bunt — compare ustilago

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Origin and Etymology of tilletia

New Latin

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a trip made at another's expense

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