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TermDefinition
maggotthe legless larva of Diptera.
membranousparchment-like texture
midgename for certain fly families.
midrib/midveinthe primary-rib or mid-vein of a leaf or leaflet.
mildewa fungal disease of plants in which the mycelium and spores of the fungus are seen as a powdery or downy growth on the host surface.
mutationsomething qualitatively new appearing abruptly without transitional forms or slow development; a sport; a potential species.
myceliaseveral hyphae, perhaps a considerable mass of hyphae, that make up the vegetative body of a fungus.
myceliuma hypha or mass of hyphae that make up the vegetative body of a fungus.