basidiomycetous

basidiomycetous

[buh-sid-ee-oh-mahy-see-tuhs]
adjective
belonging or pertaining to the basidiomycetes.

Origin:
basidiomycete + -ous

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basidiomycete (bæˌsɪdɪəʊmaɪˈsiːt)
 
n
any fungus of the phylum Basidiomycota (formerly class Basidiomycetes), in which the spores are produced in basidia. The group includes boletes, puffballs, smuts, and rusts
 
[C19: from basidi(um) + -mycete]
 
basidiomy'cetous
 
adj

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