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Definitions of sclerotium:
  • noun:   compact usually dark-colored mass of hardened mycelium constituting a vegetative food-storage body in various true fungi; detaches when mature and can give rise to new growth
  • noun:   form genus of sterile imperfect fungi; many form sclerotia; some cause sclerotium disease in plants

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