-mycete

-mycete

a combining form meaning “mushroom, fungus,” taken as the singular of the plural taxonomic combining form -mycetes.
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-mycete
 
n combining form
indicating a fungus: ascomycete
 
[from New Latin -mycetes, from Greek mukētes, plural of mukēs fungus]

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-mycete suff.
Fungus: actinomycete.

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