basidiomycete definition

  • noun:
    • any one of numerous members of a big selection of fungi bearing intimately created spores on a basidium. The group includes puffballs, rack fungi, rusts, smuts, and mushrooms.
    • A fungus which produces intimate spores on a basidium.
    • any of numerous fungi associated with subdivision Basidiomycota.
    • any one of numerous fungi for the subdivision Basidiomycota

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