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.