clamp connection

noun
variants: or clamp cell or less commonly clamp

Definition of clamp connection 

: a bulgelike hyphal outgrowth in many basidiomycetous fungi that is formed at cell division over the cross wall between the two daughter cells and provides a connection through which one of the involved nuclei may pass in order to maintain the binucleate state of the resulting cells

called also buckle

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