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(Science: plant biology) a projection from a cell or tissue of a fungus or higher plant, that penetrates another plant and absorbs nutrients from it.
in fungi it is a hyphal projection that penetrates into the cytoplasm of a host plant cell, in parasitic angiosperms, it is a modified root.
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