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rhinosporidium

noun rhi·no·spo·rid·i·um \ ˌrī-nō-spə-ˈrid-ē-əm \

medical Definition of rhinosporidium

1 capitalized :a genus of ascomycetous fungi that include the causative agent (R. seeberi) of rhinosporidiosis
2 plural rhinosporidia play \-ē-ə\ :any fungus of the genus Rhinosporidium

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