torulose


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torulose

(ˈtɔːjʊləʊs; ˈtɒrjʊləʊs; ˈtɔːjʊləʊz; ˈtɒrjʊləʊz)
adj
(Botany) (of something cylindrical) alternately swollen and pinched along its length
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Adj.1.torulose - of a cylindrical or ellipsoid body; swollen and constricted at intervals
phytology, botany - the branch of biology that studies plants
unshapely - not well-proportioned and pleasing in shape; "a stout unshapely woman"
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A criptococose e uma doenca infecciosa fungica potencialmente fatal, que acomete animais domesticos, principalmente cachorro e gato, animais silvestres e o homem, sendo tambem conhecida como torulose, blastomicose europeia ou Busse-Buschke.
slightly torulose (Ball, 1993)], erect or spreading; horns 4-5 mm [straight, acute (Ball, 1993)].
Based on morphological characterization, the foot rot pathogen exhibited globose oogonia with paragynous antheridia, chlamydospore, torulose hyphae and lemon shaped sporangia with long pedicel.