pseudomycelium

noun pseu·do·mycelium \"+\

Definition of pseudomycelium

  1. :  a cellular association occurring in various higher bacteria and yeasts in which cells cling together in chains resembling small true mycelia

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Origin and Etymology of pseudomycelium

New Latin, from pseud- + mycelium


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