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amphigenous

[am-fij-uh-nuh s] /æmˈfɪdʒ ə nəs/
adjective
1.
(of certain parasitic fungi) growing on both sides of leaves.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; amphi- + -genous
Related forms
amphigenously, adverb
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Examples for amphigenous
  • Telia are amphigenous and teliospores form within the epidermal cells of living leaves.

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