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perithecium Explained

perithecium at English irregular forms Of Explained:

(pl) perithecia

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

Perithecium \Per`i*the"ci*um\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? around + ?
box.] (Bot.)
An organ in certain fungi and lichens, surrounding and
enveloping the masses of fructification. --Henslow.

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

perithecium
n : flask-shaped ascocarp
[also: {perithecia} (pl)]

perithecium at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Noun

Inter: en-noun » perithecia
  • An ascocarp shaped like a skittle or ball, distinguished by a small pore, the ostiole, through which the spores are released one by one when ripe.

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