Definition of pseudobasidium in English:

pseudobasidium

noun

rare Mycology
  • (In certain fungi) a spore-bearing structure resembling a basidium or resulting from modification of a basidium.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary.

Pronunciation

pseudobasidium

/ˌs(j)uːdə(ʊ)bəˈsɪdɪəm/