Fungosity
Fungosity Fun*gos"i*ty, n. [Cf. F. fungosit['e], fongosit['e].] The quality of that which is fungous; fungous excrescence. --Dunglison. [1913 Webster]

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  • fungosity — /fung gos i tee/, n., pl. fungosities for 2. 1. the condition of being fungous. 2. a fungous excrescence. [1710 20; < L fungos(us) FUNGOUS + ITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • fungosity — n. condition of being fungous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fungosity — n. Excrescence, fungus …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • fungosity — fun·gos·i·ty …   English syllables

  • fungosity — ˌfəŋˈgäsəd.ē noun ( es) Etymology: probably from (assumed) New Latin fungositat , fungositas, from Latin fungosus fungous + itat , itas ity 1. : the quality or state of being fungous 2. : a fungous excrescence …   Useful english dictionary

  • callus — Synonyms and related words: Philistinism, armor, benign tumor, callosity, callousness, cancer, carcinoma, corn, cyst, excrescence, flintiness, formidable defenses, fungosity, fungus, growth, hard heart, hard shell, hardenedness, hardheartedness,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cancer — Synonyms and related words: benign tumor, blast, blight, callosity, callus, canker, carcinoma, corn, cyst, dry rot, excrescence, fungosity, fungus, growth, intumescence, malignant growth, metastatic tumor, mildew, mold, mole, morbid growth, moth …   Moby Thesaurus

  • carcinoma — Synonyms and related words: benign tumor, callosity, callus, cancer, corn, cyst, excrescence, fungosity, fungus, growth, intumescence, malignant growth, metastatic tumor, mole, morbid growth, neoplasm, nevus, nonmalignant tumor, outgrowth, proud… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corn — Synonyms and related words: Joe Miller, aftergrass, anhydrate, bamboo, banality, barley, benign tumor, bird seed, blast freeze, boil, bran, brine, bromide, bump, bunion, callosity, callus, cancer, cane, carbuncle, carcinoma, cat food, cereal,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cyst — Synonyms and related words: benign tumor, boil, bump, bunion, callosity, callus, cancer, carbuncle, carcinoma, corn, dilatation, dilation, distension, edema, excrescence, fungosity, fungus, furuncle, growth, intumescence, lump, malignant growth,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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