Word:

Sclerotium

Scle`ro´ti`um
n.1.(Bot.) A hardened body formed by certain fungi, as by the Claviceps purpurea, which produces ergot.
2.(Zool.) The mature or resting stage of a plasmodium.
Noun1.Sclerotium - form genus of sterile imperfect fungi; many form sclerotia; some cause sclerotium disease in plants
2.sclerotium - compact usually dark-colored mass of hardened mycelium constituting a vegetative food-storage body in various true fungi; detaches when mature and can give rise to new growth
fungus genus, genus Sclerotium, Mycelia Sterilia, order Mycelia Sterilia
Browse
Sclerometer
Scleroparei
scleroprotein
Sclerosed
sclerosing leukoencephalitis
Sclerosis
Scleroskeleton
Sclerotal
Sclerotherapy
Sclerotic
sclerotic coat
Sclerotic parenchyma
Sclerotical
sclerotinia
Sclerotiniaceae
Sclerotitis
-- Sclerotium --
sclerotium disease
sclerotium rot
Sclerotome
sclerotomy
Sclerous
SCLK
SCM
SCMP
SCMS
SCN
SCNR
SCNT
SCO
Scoat
Scobby
Scobiform
Definitions Index: # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

About this site and copyright information - Online Dictionary Home