pionnotes

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
pi·​on·​no·​tes | \ ˌpīəˈnōtēz \

Definition of pionnotes

: a smooth or tuberculate gelatinous layer of spores (as in fungi of the genus Fusarium)

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History and Etymology for pionnotes

New Latin, probably irregular from Greek piōn fat + nothos spurious

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“Pionnotes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pionnotes. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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