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|Noun||1.||clubroot fungus - a fungus resembling slime mold that causes swellings or distortions of the roots of cabbages and related plants|
genus Plasmodiophora, Plasmodiophora - type genus of Plasmodiophoraceae comprising minute plant parasitic fungi similar to and sometimes included among the slime molds
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia