Skip to Content

abstriction

Pronunciation: ab-strik′shŭn

Definition: In fungi, formation of asexual spores by cutting off portions of the sporophore through the growth of dividing partitions.

[L. ab-, from, + strictura, a contraction]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide