diplanetic

adjective
di·pla·net·ic | \ ¦dīplə¦netik \

Definition of diplanetic 

of a fungus

: having two swarming periods each with a different form of zoospore and separated by an encysted stage (as in the Saprolegniales) — compare monoplanetic

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Other words from diplanetic

diplanetism \dīˈplanəˌtizəm \ noun plural -s

History and Etymology for diplanetic

di- + Greek planētikos migratory, from planēt-, planēs wanderer (from planan to cause to wander, planasthai to wander) + -ikos -ic

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