dikaryophase

noun
di·​kary·​ophase
variants: or less commonly dicaryophase \ dīˈkarēəˌfāz \

Definition of dikaryophase

: the phase of the life cycle of a fungus (as the rusts) characterized by the dikaryotic condition

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Other Words from dikaryophase

dikaryophasic \ (ˌ)dī¦karēə¦fāzik \ adjective

History and Etymology for dikaryophase

di- + kary- + phase

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