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Neurospora definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: genus of fungi with black perithecia used extensively in genetic research; includes some forms with orange spore masses that cause severe damage in bakeries [syn: Neurospora, genus Neurospora]

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: New Latin, from neur- + spora spore Date: 1928 any of a genus (Neurospora of the family Sordariaceae) of ascomycetous fungi which are used extensively in genetic research and have black perithecia and persistent asci and some of which have salmon-pink or orange spore masses and are severe pests in bakeries



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