probasidium etymology

English word probasidium comes from English basidium, English pro-

Detailed word origin of probasidium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
basidium English (eng) (mycology) A small structure, shaped like a club, found in the Basidiomycota division of fungi, that bears four spores at the tips of small projections.
pro- English (eng) Agreeing with; supporting; favouring. Substituting for Earlier; prior. In front of. Rudimentary.
probasidium English (eng) (mycology) a basidium prior to meiosis.

Words with the same origin as probasidium

Descendants of basidium
Descendants of pro-
prostate prostitute