fungosity

noun
fun·gos·i·ty | \ ˌfəŋˈgäsətē \
plural -es

Definition of fungosity 

1 : the quality or state of being fungal

2 : a fungal excrescence

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History and Etymology for fungosity

probably from (assumed) New Latin fungositat-, fungositas, from Latin fungosus fungous + -itat-, -itas -ity

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