Adjective "fungoid" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ˈfʌŋɡɔɪd/

Definitions and examples

adjective

Of or caused by a fungus or fungi.
  1. 'his skin looked moist and fungoid'

noun

A fungus or a growth resembling a fungus.
  1. 'Some fungoids are mildly poisonous, though most are benign.'

Definitions

1. resembling a fungus; of the nature of a fungus.

2. Pathology. characterized by funguslike growths. noun

3. Pathology. a growth having the characteristics of a fungus.

More examples(as adjective)

"pests can be fungoid."

"lumps can be fungoid."

"growths can be fungoid."

"diseases can be fungoid."