Meaning of MYCOLOGY in English

MYCOLOGY

n.

Pronunciation: m ī - ' kä-l ə -j ē

Function: noun

Etymology: New Latin mycologia, from myc- + Latin -logia -logy

Date: 1836

1 : a branch of biology dealing with fungi

2 : fungal life

– my · co · log · i · cal \ ˌ m ī -k ə - ' lä-ji-k ə l \ adjective

– my · co · log · i · cal · ly \ ˌ m ī -k ə - ' lä-ji-k( ə -)l ē \ adverb

– my · col · o · gist \ m ī - ' kä-l ə -jist \ noun

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