mycelium definition

  • noun:
    • The vegetative part of a fungus, composed of scores of branching, threadlike hyphae.
    • an identical size of fibers formed by specific micro-organisms.
    • The vegetative part of any fungus, composed of a mass of branching, threadlike hyphae, usually underground.
    • The white threads or filamentous growth from where a mushroom or fungus is created; the alleged mushroom spawn.
    • The vegetative the main thallus of fungi, composed of one or more hyph√¶.
    • the vegetative section of a fungus composed of a mass of branching threadlike hyphae

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