hypostroma

noun
hy·​po·​stroma

Definition of hypostroma

: a compact mass of hyphae below the true stroma and beneath the host epidermis of a fungus

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Other Words from hypostroma

hypostromal \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for hypostroma

New Latin, from hypo- + stroma

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“Hypostroma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypostroma. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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