Meliolales

plural noun Meli·o·la·les \ˌmelēəˈlā(ˌ)lēz, mə̇ˌlīə-\

Definition of Meliolales

  1. :  an order of fungi (subclass Euascomycetes) having a stroma that resembles a perithecium and is not noticeably flattened

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Origin and Etymology of meliolales

New Latin, from Meliola genus of fungi (from Greek mēlon apple + New Latin -i- + Latin -ola, diminutive suffix) + -ales


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