penicilliosis

noun
pen·​i·​cil·​li·​o·​sis | \ ˌpen-ə-ˌsil-ē-ˈō-səs How to pronounce penicilliosis (audio) \
plural penicillioses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce penicilliosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of penicilliosis

: infection with or disease caused by molds of the genus Penicillium

Learn More About penicilliosis

Dictionary Entries Near penicilliosis

penicillin V

penicilliosis

penicillium

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Penicilliosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/penicilliosis. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!