of, pertaining to, or caused by fungi; fungal.
of the nature of or resembling a fungus.

1375–1425; late Middle English < Latin fungōsus fungous, spongy. See fungus, -ous Unabridged
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fungous (ˈfʌŋɡəs)
1.  appearing suddenly and spreading quickly like a fungus, but not lasting
2.  a less common word for fungal

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fungous fun·gous (fŭng'gəs)
Variant of fungal.

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Example sentences
Yeast is a microscopic plant of fungous growth, and is the lowest form of vegetable life.
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