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