an ascocarp having the spore-bearing layer of cells (the hymenium) on a broad disklike receptacle
Hypernyms: ↑ascocarp

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/a skoh"meuh/, n., pl. ascomata /-meuh teuh/, Mycol.
a fruiting body that bears asci.

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