mycosis

noun
my·co·sis | \ mī-ˈkō-səs \
plural mycoses\-ˌsēz \

Definition of mycosis 

: infection with or disease caused by a fungus

Other words from mycosis

mycotic \-ˈkä-tik \ adjective

First Known Use of mycosis

1862, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mycosis

New Latin

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mycosis

noun
my·co·sis | \ mī-ˈkō-səs \
plural mycoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of mycosis 

: infection with or disease caused by a fungus

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