What does basidiomycete mean?

basidiomycete in AZ Dictionary

(n) 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.
(n) A fungus which produces intimate spores on a basidium.
(n) any of numerous fungi associated with subdivision Basidiomycota.

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  • Sentence for "basidiomycete"
  • Synonym for "basidiomycete"
    • basidiomycetous fungi
  • Hyponym for "basidiomycete"
    • mushroom, polypore, gill fungus, pore fungus, pore mushroom
  • Hypernym for "basidiomycete"
    • fungus
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