Plasmodiophora

noun Plas·mo·di·oph·o·ra \ ˌplaz(ˌ)mōdīˈäf(ə)rə \

Definition of Plasmodiophora

:the type genus of Plasmodiophoraceae comprising minute plant parasitic fungi that are sometimes included among the slime molds — see clubroot

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Origin and Etymology of plasmodiophora

New Latin, from plasmod- + -phora


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