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Aecium meaning in English

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1. aecium

fruiting body of some rust fungi bearing chains of aeciospores

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noun plural -cia (-sɪə) or -cidia (-ˈsɪdɪə)
a globular or cup-shaped structure in some rust fungi in which aeciospores are produced

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nounWord forms: plural ˈaecia (ˈiʃiə ; ēˈshēə; ˈisiə ; ēˈsēə)
a cuplike spore fruit produced in spring by certain rust fungi

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n. pl. ae·ci·a (-sē-ə, -shē-ə)
A cuplike structure of some rust fungi that contains chains of aeciospores.

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