mycetism

mycetism

[mahy-si-tiz-uhm]
noun
poisoning due to mushrooms.
Also, mycetismus [mahy-si-tiz-muhs] .


Origin:
< Greek mykēt-, stem of mýkēs mushroom + -ism

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mycetism my·ce·tism (mī'sĭ-tĭz'əm) or my·ce·tis·mus (mī'sĭ-tĭz'məs)
n.
Mushroom poisoning.

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