Mycelia Sterilia

plural noun
My·​ce·​lia Ste·​ril·​ia | \ mī¦sēlēəstəˈrilēə \

Definition of Mycelia Sterilia

: a group that is usually considered more or less equivalent to an order and that comprises genera of imperfect fungi having no known spore stage and producing sclerotia, rhizomorphs, or simply mycelial masses — see ozonium , rhizoctonia, sclerotium

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

History and Etymology for Mycelia Sterilia

New Latin, literally, sterile mycelia

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about Mycelia Sterilia

Statistics for Mycelia Sterilia

Cite this Entry

“Mycelia Sterilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mycelia%20Sterilia. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

Comments on Mycelia Sterilia

What made you want to look up Mycelia Sterilia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!