hypha definition

  • noun:
    • Any of the threadlike filaments forming the mycelium of a fungus.
    • Any of the long, threadlike filaments that form the mycelium of a fungus.
    • any of the threadlike filaments creating the mycelium of a fungus. See hyphae.
    • The part of a thallus in Fungi; a cylindric threadlike branched human body composed of a membrane inclosing protoplasm, establishing by apical growth, and in most cases becoming transversely septate because develops, Göbel.
    • the threadlike filaments forming the mycelium of a fungus

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