Definition of fungoid in English:


Line breaks: fun|goid
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌŋgɔɪd


  • 1Of or caused by a fungus or fungi: she suffered from a fungoid disease of her feet
  • 1.1Resembling a fungus in shape, texture, or speed of growth: his skin looked moist and fungoid


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  • A fungus or a growth resembling a fungus.
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    • Fungins, much like their larger cousins, fungoids, thrive in dark and moist environments.
    • The laboratory possesses different equipment for tests and researches on environmental influence on products such as: temperature, pressure, humidity, solar radiation, dust, fungoids, saline mist.
    • Some fungoids are mildly poisonous, though most are benign.

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