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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The state in certain fungi in which each compartment of a hypha contains two nuclei, each derived from a different parent.

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  • n. A hypha that has two nuclei

Etymologies

di-1 + Greek karuon, nut, kernel; see karyo-.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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