plasmodiocarp

noun plas·mo·di·o·carp \plazˈmōdēəˌkärp\

Definition of plasmodiocarp

plural

-s

  1. :  a fructification in various slime molds that consists of an elongated sometimes branched reticulate body within which spores develop and is a modification of the plasmodium — compare aethalium

plasmodiocarpous

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of plasmodiocarp

plasmod- + -carp


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