mycotrophy

[mahy-ko-truh-fee]

noun

the symbiotic relationship between a fungus and a living plant.

Nearby words

  1. mycotic,
  2. mycotic aneurysm,
  3. mycotoxicosis,
  4. mycotoxin,
  5. mycotrophic,
  6. mycovirus,
  7. mydriasis,
  8. mydriatic,
  9. myectomy,
  10. myectopy

Origin of mycotrophy

< German Mykotrophie (1923); see myco-, -trophy

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