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myxomycete

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noun myxo·my·cete \ˌmik-sō-ˈmī-ˌsēt, ˌmik-sō-(ˌ)mī-ˈ\

Definition of myxomycete



Origin of myxomycete

ultimately from Greek myxa + mykēt-, mykēs fungus — more at myc-


First Known Use: 1875


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noun myxo·my·cete \ˌmik-sō-ˈmī-ˌsēt, ˌmik-sō-(ˌ)mī-ˈ\

Medical Definition of myxomycete




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