a combining form meaning “mushroom, fungus,” used in the formation of compound words: mycology.
Also, especially before a vowel, myc-.

combining form representing Greek mýkēs mushroom, fungus Unabridged
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myco- or (before a vowel) myc-
combining form
indicating fungus: mycology
[from Greek mukēs fungus]
myc- or (before a vowel) myc-
combining form
[from Greek mukēs fungus]

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myco- or myc-
Fungus: mycology.

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