zygomaxillare zy·go·max·il·lar·e (zī’gə-māk’sə-lâr’ē)
A craniometric point located externally at the lowest extent of the zygomaticomaxillary suture. Also called zygomaxillary point.
having bilateral symmetry; divisible lengthwise into similar or symmetrical halves. Historical Examples The flowers are always more or less bilaterally symmetrical (zygomorphic). Elements of Structural and Systematic Botany Douglas Houghton Campbell When a flower can be divided by a single plane into two exactly similar parts; then it is said to be zygomorphic. Encyclopaedia Britannica, […]
any of a wide variety of common fungi constituting the phylum Zygomycota of the kingdom Fungi (or the class Zygomycetes of the kingdom Plantae), in which sexual reproduction is by the formation of zygospores. noun any filamentous fungus of the phylum Zygomycota (or Zygomycetes), which reproduces sexually by means of zygospores, including the bread mould […]
any of a wide variety of common fungi constituting the phylum Zygomycota of the kingdom Fungi (or the class Zygomycetes of the kingdom Plantae), in which sexual reproduction is by the formation of zygospores. Historical Examples Blakeslee has lately made some very important observations of the zygomycetes. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 3 […]
zygomycosis zygomycosis zy·go·my·co·sis (zī’gō-mī-kō’sĭs) n. A fungus infection caused by various genera of the class Zygomycetes. Also called mucormycosis, phycomycosis.