fungoids

fungoid

[fuhng-goid]
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:
1830–40; fung(us) + -oid

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fungoid (ˈfʌŋɡɔɪd)
 
adj
resembling a fungus or fungi: a fungoid growth

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

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