Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably

imperfect stage

noun, Mycology
a phase in the life cycle of certain fungi in which either no spores or asexual spores, as conidia, are produced.
Origin of imperfect stage
1890-95 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
imperfect-stage in Medicine

imperfect stage n.
The asexual phase in the life cycle of a fungus.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for imperfect stage

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for imperfect

Scrabble Words With Friends