micromycete

noun
mi·​cro·​mycete | \ -ˌmīˈsēt \

Definition of micromycete

: a fungus (as a rust) that does not produce a large fleshy fruiting body

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History and Etymology for micromycete

International Scientific Vocabulary micr- + -mycete

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“Micromycete.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/micromycete. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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