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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To form by cutting off as a protusion from a parent cell.
  • v. To separate from the hypha of a fungus by the formation of a septum.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In mycology, to separate by a septum, as in the case of the spores of some fungi.

Etymologies

ab- (“away”) +‎ joint (“join”) (Wiktionary)

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