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fungoid

[fuhng-goid] /ˈfʌŋ gɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling a fungus; of the nature of a fungus.
2.
Pathology. characterized by funguslike growths.
noun
3.
Pathology. a growth having the characteristics of a fungus.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; fung(us) + -oid
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  • The mildew and other fungoid growth, are also doing consider able damage to vineyards.
British Dictionary definitions for fungoid

fungoid

/ˈfʌŋɡɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling a fungus or fungi: a fungoid growth
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fungoid in Medicine

fungoid fun·goid (fŭng'goid')
adj.
Of, relating to, resembling, or being a fungus.

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