plural noun Mycology.
the discomycetes considered as belonging to the phylum Ascomycota of the kingdom fungi.

< Neo-Latin; see discomycete, -ote

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To discomycota
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: discomycetous
Next Definition: disconcert
Words Near: discomycota
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for discomycota
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing discomycota
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature