basidiospore(redirected from basidiosporous)
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a type of sexual spore of certain higher fungi.
A fungal spore borne on a basidium, characteristic of the class Basidiomycetes.
[G. basidon, small base, + sporos, seed]
basidiosporeA reproductive basidiomycetes spore which is usually uninucleated and haploid.
the sexual spore of the class Basidiomycetes.