Excipulum

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Excipulum (Bot) The outer part of the fructification of most lichens.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n excipulum Same as exciple.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. excipulum, fr. L. excipere,. See Except

Usage

In literature:

Excipulum waxy, free, marginate, externally naked.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
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