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Mucoraceae

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noun plural Mu·co·ra·ce·ae \ˌmyü-kə-ˈrā-sē-ˌē\

Medical Definition of Mucoraceae

  1. :  a large family of chiefly saprophytic molds of the order mucorales having a well-developed branching mycelium that lacks septa and including many molds (as members of the genera Rhizopus and Mucor) that are destructive to food products (as bread, fruits, or vegetables)

mucoraceous

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