Meaning of PERITHECIUM in English

noun (plural perithecia) see: tick Date: circa 1832 a spherical, cylindrical, or flask-shaped hollow fruiting body in various ascomycetous fungi that contains the asci and usually opens by a terminal pore, perithecial adjective

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