fungistatic

adjective fun·gi·stat·ic \ ˌfən-jə-ˈsta-tik \

Definition of fungistatic

: inhibiting the growth of fungi without destroying them

First Known Use of fungistatic

1922


Medical Dictionary

fungistatic

adjective fun·gi·stat·ic \ ˌfən-jə-ˈstat-ik also ˌfəŋ-gə- \

medical Definition of fungistatic

: capable of inhibiting the growth and reproduction of fungi without destroying them
  • a fungistatic agent

fungistatically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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