allantoid

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ἀλλαντοειδής (allantoeidḗs, sausage-shaped), from ἀλλάς (allás, sausage).

Adjective[edit]

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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Noun[edit]

allantoid (plural allantoids)

  1. An allantois.