Definition of phymatotrichum
1 capitalized : a genus of imperfect fungi (order Moniliales) including a species (P. omnivorum) that causes cotton root rot and similar rots of various other plants
2 plural -s : any fungus of the genus Phymatotrichum
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Origin and Etymology of phymatotrichum
New Latin, from phymato- (from Latin phymat-, phyma) + -trichum (from Greek trich-, thrix hair) — more at trichina
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