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hypha definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: any of the threadlike filaments forming the mycelium of a fungus

Merriam Webster's

noun (plural hyphae) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek hyph? web; akin to Greek hyphos web more at weave Date: 1866 one of the threads that make up the mycelium of a fungus, increase by apical growth, and are transversely septate or nonseptate hyphal adjective

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (pl. hyphae) a filament in the mycelium of a fungus. Derivatives: hyphal adj. Etymology: mod.L f. Gk huphe web



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