ventricose


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ventricose

[‚ven·trə·kōs]
(biology)
Swollen or distended, especially on one side.
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Pleurocystidia and cheilocystidia as pseudocystidia, 32-76 x 4-7 [mu]m, ventricose, ventricose-rostrate to lageniform, with brightly yellowish contents, granulated or coagulated, scattered, a little projecting from the hymenium (Fig.
A A5 B A6 C A7 D A8 QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: What is the meaning of the medical term ventricose? A Subject to blood clotting B Being unable to bleed C Having varicose veins D Having a swollen stomach