Definition of Basidiosporous

1. Adjective. Of or relating to or characterized by spores produced by basidia.

Category relationships: Botany, Phytology
Partainyms: Basidiospore
Derivative terms: Basidiospore

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Basidiosporous

basidiocarps
basidiole
basidioles
basidiolichen
basidioma
basidiomata
basidiome
basidiomes
basidiomycete
basidiomycetes
basidiomycetes shitake mushrooms
basidiomycetous
basidiomycetous fungi
basidiospore
basidiospores
basidiosporous (current term)
basidium
basifacial
basifacial axis
basification
basifications
basified
basifier
basifiers
basifies
basifixed
basifugal
basify
basifying
basigynia

Literary usage of Basidiosporous

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"For instance, in basidiosporous Fungi the collection of basidia forming the hymenium is usually situated on large receptacles. The structure commonly known ..."

2. The Micrographic Dictionary: A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey (1883)
"... is only a basidiosporous form of the same plant which produces an asco- phorous form in the ..."

3. Principles of Comparative Physiology by William Benjamin Carpenter (1854)
"... and have even been referred by Schleiden to the class of Lichens), are basidiosporous at one period of their evolution. It may be reasonably suspected ..."

4. The Natural History Review: A Quarterly Journal of Biological Science by Armagh Natural History and Philosophical Society, Belfast Natural History and Philosophical Society, Cork Scientific and Literary Society, Cuvierian Society of Cork, Dublin University Zoological and Botanical Association, Literary and Scientific Instit (1861)
"Duby is convinced) no membrane be present, the fructification would be somewhat analogous to the and must, we think, be looked upon as basidiosporous or ..."

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