mycology

noun my·col·o·gy \ mī-ˈkä-lə-jē \

Definition of mycology

1 :a branch of biology dealing with fungi
2 :fungal life

mycological

play \ˌmī-kə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective

mycologically

play \ˌmī-kə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

mycologist

play \mī-ˈkä-lə-jist\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of mycology

New Latin mycologia, from myc- + Latin -logia -logy


Medical Dictionary

mycology

noun my·col·o·gy \ mī-ˈkäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of mycology

plural mycologies
1 :a branch of biology dealing with fungi
2 :fungal life

mycological

play \ˌmī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

mycologist

play \mī-ˈkäl-ə-jəst\ noun

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