1. a mycologic term used to describe the asexual life cycle phase of a fungus.
2. in fungi, the state or stage at which only asexual spores such as conidia are formed; most such species are classified as Deuteromycetes (Fungi Imperfecti). Synonym(s): imperfect state
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
im·per·fect stage(im-pĕr'fĕkt stāj)
A mycologic term used to describe the asexual life cycle phase of a fungus.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012