lower fungus

noun

Definition of lower fungus

: a fungus with hyphae absent or rudimentary and nonseptate

First Known Use of lower fungus

1821, in the meaning defined above

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“Lower fungus.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lower%20fungus. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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