al·​phito·​mor·​phous | \ al¦fitə¦mȯfəs, ¦alfə(ˌ)tō¦-\

Definition of alphitomorphous

: resembling barley meal used of certain parasitic fungi

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First Known Use of alphitomorphous

circa 1879, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alphitomorphous

probably from French alphitomorphe, from Greek alphiton barley meal + French -morphe -morphous

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