Definition of mixochimera in English:

mixochimera

(also mixochimaera)

Pronunciation /ˌmɪksəʊkʌɪˈmɪərə/ /ˌmɪksəʊkɪˈmɪərə/

noun

rare Biology
  • A heterokaryotic organism, especially a fungus.

Origin

1920s. From mixo- + chimera, after German Mixochimäre.