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exoperidium

[ek-soh-puh-rid-ee-uh m] /ˌɛk soʊ pəˈrɪd i əm/
noun, plural exoperidia
[ek-soh-puh-rid-ee-uh] /ˌɛk soʊ pəˈrɪd i ə/ (Show IPA).
Mycology
1.
the outer of the two layers into which the peridium is divided.
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