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peridium Explained

peridium at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) peridia

Peridium at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Peridium \Pe*rid"i*um\, n.; pl. {Peridia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ? about
+ ?, a dim. ending.] (Bot.)
The envelope or coat of certain fungi, such as the puffballs
and earthstars.

peridium at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

peridium
n : outer layer of the spore-bearing organ in many fungi
[also: {peridia} (pl)]

peridium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » peridia
  • Inter: botan » y The outer layer that covers the spore-bearing organ in many fungi

  • Translation: ta » peridium
    Translation: zh » peridium