Definition of microfungus in English:


Line breaks: micro|fungus
Pronunciation: /ˈmʌɪkrəʊˌfʌŋɡəs

noun (plural microfungi)

A fungus in which no sexual process has been observed or in which the reproductive organs are microscopic.
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  • In conclusion, true fungi (plant pathogenic microfungi, mushrooms) and fungal-like organisms (slime molds) offer an interesting and often overlooked explanation for some UFO landing ring cases.
  • Researchers are now running tests to see whether widespread application of the microfungus is practical.
  • The search for the right microfungus started with the testing of more than 300 varieties.

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