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mycology

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noun my·col·o·gy \mī-ˈkä-lə-jē\

Definition of mycology

  1. 1 :  a branch of biology dealing with fungi

  2. 2 :  fungal life

my·co·log·i·cal play \ˌmī-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
my·co·log·i·cal·ly play \ˌmī-kə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
my·col·o·gist play \mī-ˈkä-lə-jist\ noun


Origin of mycology

New Latin mycologia, from myc- + Latin -logia -logy


First Known Use: 1836


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mycology

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noun my·col·o·gy \mī-ˈkäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of mycology

plural my·col·o·gies

  1. 1:  a branch of biology dealing with fungi

  2. 2:  fungal life

  3. my·co·log·i·cal \ˌmī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play adjective
    my·col·o·gist \mī-ˈkäl-ə-jəst\play noun




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