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xylostroma

[zahy-luh-stroh-muh] /ˌzaɪ ləˈstroʊ mə/
noun, plural xylostromata
[zahy-luh-stroh-muh-tuh] /ˌzaɪ ləˈstroʊ mə tə/ (Show IPA).
Mycology.
1.
the felted, blackish stroma of some species of wood-destroying fungi.
Origin of xylostroma
From New Latin; See origin at xylo-, stroma
Related forms
xylostromatoid, adjective
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