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  1. Mucoraceae, family Mucoraceae(noun)

    large family of chiefly saprophytic fungi that includes many common molds destructive to food products

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  1. Mucoraceae(ProperNoun)

    A family of fungi of the order Mucorales, characterized by having the thallus not segmented or ramified; pathogenic genera include Absidia, Apophysomyces, Mucor, Rhizomucor, and Rhizopus.

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  1. Mucoraceae

    The Mucoraceae are a family of fungi of the order Mucorales, characterized by having the thallus not segmented or ramified. Pathogenic genera include Absidia, Apophysomyces, Mucor, Rhizomucor, and Rhizopus. According to a 2008 estimate, the family contains 25 genera and 129 species.

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