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deuteromycete

[doo-tuh-roh-mahy-seet, -mahy-seet, dyoo-]
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noun
  1. any fungus of the class Fungi Imperfecti.
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Origin of deuteromycete

< New Latin Deuteromycetes; see deutero-, -mycete
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deuteromycetes in Medicine

Deuteromycetes

(dōō′tə-rō-mī-sētēz′)
n.
  1. Fungi Imperfecti

deuteromycetes in Science

deuteromycete

[dōō′tə-rō-mīsēt′]
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