allantoid

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ancient Greek ἀλλαντοειδής (allantoeides, sausage-shaped), from ἀλλάς (allâs, sausage).

AdjectiveEdit

allantoid (comparative more allantoid, superlative most allantoid)

  1. (mycology) Sausage-shaped. Often used to describe spores that are long with rounded ends.

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NounEdit

allantoid (plural allantoids)

  1. An allantois.
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