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Overview of noun sclerotium

The noun sclerotium has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. Sclerotium, genus Sclerotium

(form genus of sterile imperfect fungi; many form sclerotia; some cause sclerotium disease in plants)

2. sclerotium

(compact usually dark-colored mass of hardened mycelium constituting a vegetative food-storage body in various true fungi; detaches when mature and can give rise to new growth)

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