Mycetes

My·​ce·​tes | \ mīˈsētēz\

Definition of Mycetes

 (Entry 1 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of alouatta

-my·​ce·​tes | \ ˌmīˈsētēz, -ētēz\

Definition of -mycetes (Entry 2 of 2)

: fungi chiefly in names of classes and subclasses AscomycetesSchizomycetes

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History and Etymology for Mycetes

New Latin, from Greek myketēs one that bellows, from mykasthai to bellow; akin to Middle High German mūhen, mūgen, mūwen to roar, bellow, Latin mutus mute

Noun plural combining form

New Latin, from Greek mykētes, plural of mykēt-, mykēs fungus, mushroom

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