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mycology

[mahy-kol-uh-jee] /maɪˈkɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the branch of biology dealing with fungi.
2.
the fungi found in an area.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; myco- + -logy
Related forms
mycological
[mahy-kuh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌmaɪ kəˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
mycologic, adjective
mycologically, adverb
mycologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for mycologist

mycology

/maɪˈkɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of biology concerned with the study of fungi
2.
the fungi of a particular region
Derived Forms
mycological (ˌmaɪkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), mycologic, adjective
mycologist, noun
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Word Origin and History for mycologist

mycology

n.

1822, from myco- + -logy. Related: Mycological; mycologist.

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mycologist in Medicine

mycology my·col·o·gy (mī-kŏl'ə-jē)
n.
The branch of science dealing with the study of fungi.


my·col'o·gist n.
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mycologist in Science
mycology
  (mī-kŏl'ə-jē)   
The scientific study of fungi.
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