from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name applied to certain forms of sterile fungous mycelia whose connection with fruiting forms is either doubtful or unknown. The root-rot of cotton and various other cultivated and wild plants in the southwestern United States has been attributed to O. auricomum. See root-rot.
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- n. form genus of imperfect fungi
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