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my•cor•rhi•za



Pronunciation: (mī"ku-rī'zu), [key]
n.,
pl. -zaePronunciation: (-zē), [key] -zas.
Plant Pathol.
a symbiotic association of the mycelium of a fungus, esp. a basidiomycete, with the roots of certain plants, in which the hyphae form a closely woven mass around the rootlets or penetrate the cells of the root. Also,my"co•rhi'za.Also called fungus root.

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mycoplasmamycosis

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