One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
In rust fungi (Pucciniales): a thick-walled resting spore which produces a basidium on germination, often after overwintering.
Mid 19th century. From German Teleutospore (A. de Bary 1865) from ancient Greek τελευτή completion, end + German Spore.
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