Medical Dictionary

thallus


thallus

noun thal·lus \ˈthal-əs\
plural thal·li \ˈthal-ˌī, -ˌē\ or thal·lus·es

Definition of THALLUS

:  a plant or plantlike body (as of an alga, fungus, or moss) that lacks differentiation into distinct members (as stem, leaves, and roots) and does not grow from an apical point
March 03, 2015
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