zeugite

noun zeug·ite \ˈzüˌgīt\

Definition of zeugite

plural

-s

  1. :  a structure (as a basidium or promycelium) within which the dikaryotic phase of a fungus ends and nuclear fusion occurs

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Origin and Etymology of zeugite

International Scientific Vocabulary zeug- (from Greek zeugnynai to yoke, join) + -ite


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