Definitions for myxomycetes

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Myxomycetes, class Myxomycetes(noun)

    the class of true slime molds; essentially equivalent to the division Myxomycota

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Myxomycetes

    mik-sō-mī-sē′tēz, n.pl. a class of very simple organisms, often claimed by botanists as fungi, generally regarded by zoologists as primitive Protozoa, living on damp surfaces exposed to air, esp. on rotting wood, and feeding on organic débris forming composite masses or plasmodia. [Gr. myxa, mucus, mykētes, pl. of mykēs, a mushroom.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Myxomycetes

    A division of organisms that exist vegetatively as complex mobile plasmodia, reproduce by means of spores, and have complex life cycles. They are now classed as protozoa but formerly were considered fungi.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of myxomycetes in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of myxomycetes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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