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amphigenous

[am-fij-uh-nuh s]
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adjective
  1. (of certain parasitic fungi) growing on both sides of leaves.

Origin of amphigenous

First recorded in 1825–35; amphi- + -genous
Related formsam·phig·e·nous·ly, adverb
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