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fungus
American English: /ˈfəŋɡəs/
British English: /ˈfʌŋɡəs/

Translation of fungus in Spanish:

noun plural fungi

countable or uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Now I've got to tell you I'm no expert in mushrooms toadstools and fungi in general.
    • As mycorrhizal fungi can extend for some distance out from the plant root, this region can be significant.
    • Data about antioxidative systems in mycorrhizal fungi in pure culture and in symbiosis are scarce.

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