Meaning of MYCOLOGY in English


-_jē, -ji noun

( -es )

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

1. : a branch of botany dealing with fungi

2. : fungal life (as of a region)

the mycology of a swamp

3. : the properties and life phenomena exhibited by a fungus, fungus type, or fungus group

4. : a treatise on fungi

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