mazaedium

noun
ma·zae·di·um | \ məˈzēdēəm , maˈz- \
plural mazaedia\-dēə \

Definition of mazaedium 

: a fruiting body (as of some lichens) consisting of a powdery mass of free ascospores interspersed with sterile elements and enclosed in a peridium

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History and Etymology for mazaedium

New Latin, from Greek maza lump, mass, barley cake + Latin aedes temple, house, building + New Latin -ium

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