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Basidium

Basidium is a clubshaped specialized structure of the Basidiomoycetes on which are boreme the exogenous basidiospores.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Basidium
- A special oblong or pyriform cell, with slender branches, which bears the spores in that division of fungi called Basidiomycetes, of which the common mushroom is an example.
Category: Microbiology
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