Medical Dictionary


noun fun·gi·sta·sis
\ˌfən-jə-ˈstā-səs also ˌfəŋ-gə-, -ˈsta-; chiefly British ˌfən-ˈjis-tə-səs\
plural fun·gi·sta·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of FUNGISTASIS

:  inhibition of the growth and reproduction of fungi without destroying them


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