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Fungi Imperfecti

[im-per-fek-tahy]
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plural noun
  1. a class of fungi for which a sexually reproductive stage of the life cycle has not been found.

Origin of Fungi Imperfecti

< New Latin: literally, imperfect fungi
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Fungi Imperfecti

(ĭm′pər-fĕktī)
n.
  1. A phylum of fungi that are without a sexual stage in their life cycle, reproducing only by asexual spores.Deuteromycetes
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