Definition of protenchyma in English:

protenchyma

noun

  • Mycology. A band of undifferentiated tissue below the universal veil of the basidioma of certain fungi.

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From proto- + -enchyma, after German Protenchyma.

Pronunciation

protenchyma

/prəʊˈtɛŋkɪmə/