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mycology

 [mi-kol´o-je]
the study of fungi and fungus diseases.

my·col·o·gy

(mī-kol'ō-jē),
The study of fungi: their classification, edibility, cultivation, and biology.
[myco- + G. logos, study]

mycology

(mī-kŏl′ə-jē)
n. pl. mycolo·gies
1. The branch of biology that deals with fungi.
2. The fungi found in a region, an organism, or a part of an organism: the mycology of the scalp.

my′co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl), my′co·log′ic adj.
my′col·og′i·cal·ly adv.
my·col′o·gist n.

mycology

The formal study of the fungi, especially regarding biology, classification, culture, laboratory analysis and edibility.

my·col·o·gy

(mī-kol'ŏ-jē)
The study of fungi: their identification, classification, edibility, cultivation, and biology, including pathogenicity.
[myco- + G. logos, study]

mycology

The science or study of fungi. Medical mycology is limited to the study of fungi that infect or affect humans and to those from which useful drugs can be derived.

mycology

the study of fungi.

my·col·o·gy

(mī-kol'ŏ-jē)
The study of fungi: their identification, classification, edibility, cultivation, and biology, including pathogenicity.
[myco- + G. logos, study]
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Still, mycologists who study fungi are more often than not regarded as a type of botanist--and in fact my university course in mycology was labelled Botany 100 all those years ago although the professor made it clear on day one that he didn't regard them as plants at all.
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