from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An order of fungi of the class Oörnycetes, so named from its principal family, Peronosporaceæ. Called Peronosporineæ by Engler and Prantl and some other authors.
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- n. order of chiefly parasitic lower fungi: Albuginaceae and Peronosporaceae and Pythiaceae
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