hypobasidium

noun
hy·​po·​basidium | \ "+ \

Definition of hypobasidium

: a special cell constituting the base of the basidium in various fungi of the orders Auriculariales and Tremellales in which haploid nuclei fuse and from which the epibasidium arises

History and Etymology for hypobasidium

New Latin, from hypo- + basidium

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“Hypobasidium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypobasidium. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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