Definition of discopodium in English:

discopodium

noun

Botany
  • A stalk supporting a disc-shaped structure such as a fungal fruiting body or a floral receptacle.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Lindley (1799–1865), botanist and horticulturist. After scientific Latin discopodium.

Pronunciation

discopodium

/ˌdɪskə(ʊ)ˈpəʊdɪəm/