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  • n. Plural form of hyphomycete.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. One of the great division of fungi, containing those species which have naked spores borne on free or only fasciculate threads.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • One of the six principal groups into which all fungi have been divided, characterized by having the spores naked, on conspicuous threads.

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