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fungus

fun·gus

fungus

pronunciation:
fuhng gs
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
inflections: fungi, funguses
definition: any organism, including mushrooms, yeasts, molds, rusts, and others, characterized by lack of chlorophyll and by subsistence on organic matter.
 
similar words:
mold
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, pertaining to, caused by, or resembling a fungus.
derivations: fungal (adj.), funguslike (adj.)
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affects the growth of funguses
broader categories that include fungus
process involving funguses
produced by funguses
some activities of funguses
some descriptions of funguses
some diseases involving funguses
some kinds of funguses
some parts of funguses
some places for funguses
some things made with funguses
things that eat funguses