A phylum of fungi characterized by a spore-bearing organ, the basidium, that is usually a clavate cell that bears basidiospores after karyogamy and meiosis. Some mycologists have raised the class Basidiomycetes to the phylum or division level.

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Ba·sid·io·my·co·ta -(.)mī-'kōt-ə n pl a division of higher fungi comprising the basidiomycetes when they are considered a division

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Ba·sid·i·o·my·co·ta (bə-sid″e-o-mi-koґtə) name given to Basidiomycotina when it is considered a separate phylum.

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