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uredium

[yoo-ree-dee-uh m] /yʊˈri di əm/
noun, plural uredia
[yoo-ree-dee-uh] /yʊˈri di ə/ (Show IPA).
Mycology
1.
Origin
< Neo-Latin; see uredo, -ium
Related forms
uredial, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for uredium

uredium

/jʊˈriːdɪəm/
noun (pl) -dia (-dɪə), -dinia (-ˈdɪnɪə)
1.
a spore-producing body of some rust fungi in which uredospores are formed Also called uredosorus
Derived Forms
uredial, adjective
Word Origin
C20: from New Latin, from uredo
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