adjective see mycetoma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mycetomatous — See mycetoma. * * * …   Universalium

  • mycetomatous — my·ce·tom·a·tous …   English syllables

  • mycetomatous — adjective see mycetoma …   Useful english dictionary

  • mycetoma — mycetomatous, adj. /muy si toh meuh/, n., pl. mycetomas, mycetomata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. a chronic tumorous infection caused by any of various soil dwelling fungi, usually affecting the foot. Also called maduramycosis. [1870 75; < Gk myket (see… …   Universalium

  • mycetoma — noun (plural mas; also mycetomata) Etymology: New Latin, from Greek mykēt , mykēs Date: 1863 a condition marked by invasion of the deep subcutaneous tissues with fungi or actinomycetes; also a tumorous mass occurring in mycetoma • mycetomatous… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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