aspergillus

noun as·per·gil·lus \ -ˈji-ləs \

Definition of aspergillus

plural aspergilli play \-ˈji-ˌlī\
:any of a genus (Aspergillus) of ascomycetous fungi with branched radiate sporophores including many common molds

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Origin and Etymology of aspergillus

New Latin, genus name, from aspergillum


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aspergillus

noun as·per·gil·lus \ -ˈjil-əs \

medical Definition of aspergillus

1 capitalized :a genus of ascomycetous fungi with branched radiate sporophores including many common molds
2 plural aspergilli play \-ˈjil-ˌī, -(ˌ)ē\ :any fungus of the genus Aspergillus

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