fungate

transitive verb
fun·​gate | \ ˈfəŋ-ˌgāt How to pronounce fungate (audio) \
fungated; fungating

Medical Definition of fungate

: to assume a fungal form or grow rapidly like a fungus a bulky fungating lesion— R. F. Thoeni

Other Words from fungate

fungation \ ˌfəŋ-​ˈgā-​shən How to pronounce fungate (audio) \ noun

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“Fungate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fungate. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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