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- n. Plural form of ectomycorrhiza.
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These may enable them to exploit porous, infertile soils more efficiently than groups lacking ectomycorrhizae.
These fungi can be classified into two broad groups: ectomycorrhizae and endomycorrhizae.
"The real issue is that those mushrooms that form ectomycorrhizae are specially adapted to absorb chemical elements from the mineral particles of the soil, and give them to the plant.