Erysiphaceae

plural noun
Er·y·si·pha·ce·ae | \ˌerəsəˈfāsēˌē\

Definition of Erysiphaceae 

: a family of fungi (order Erysiphales) comprising the powdery mildews, being parasitic mostly on leaves, and having delicate hyaline superficial mycelium and perithecia with one to several asci and distinctive appendages

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Other Words from Erysiphaceae

erysiphaceous \¦⸗⸗⸗¦fāshəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Erysiphaceae

New Latin, from Erysiphe, type genus + -aceae

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