Definition of fungal in English:


Syllabification: fun·gal
Pronunciation: /ˈfəNGgəl


  • Of or caused by a fungus or fungi: fungal diseases such as mildew
    More example sentences
    • One to two days after fungal mycelia reached the plant stem, all leaves were collected for RNA extractions.
    • This reduction in total germination percentage was accompanied by a higher rate of fungal growth in primed seeds.
    • Also, lime addition, by increasing pH, has been shown to stimulate mycorrhizal fungal abundance.

More definitions of fungal

Definition of fungal in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody