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caeoma

[see-oh-muh] /siˈoʊ mə/
noun
1.
(in fungi) an aecium in which the spores are formed in chains and not enclosed in a peridium.
Origin
< Greek kaí(ein) to burn + -oma; so named because of its rust color
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caeoma

/siːˈəʊmə/
noun
1.
an aecium in some rust fungi that has no surrounding membrane
Word Origin
New Latin, from Greek kaiein to burn; referring to its glowing colour
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