mycotic
adjective see mycosis

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • mycotic — Relating to or caused by a fungus. * * * my·cot·ic mī kät ik adj of, relating to, or characterized by mycosis <mycotic dermatitis> * * * my·cot·ic (mi kotґik) 1. pertaining to mycosis. 2. caused by a fungus. 3. pertaining to or caused by… …   Medical dictionary

  • mycotic — (ˈ)mī|käd.ik adjective Etymology: German mykotisch, from mykose mycosis (from New Latin mycosis), after such pairs as German hypnotisch hypnotic : hypnose hypnosis, from New Latin hypnosis : of, relating to, or characterized by mycosis mycotic …   Useful english dictionary

  • mycotic — /muy kot ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or caused by a fungus. [MYC + OTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • mycotic — adjective a) Of or related to a fungus b) Of or relating to mycosis …   Wiktionary

  • mycotic — adj. pertaining to mycosis, of disease caused by fungus (Pathology) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • mycotic — my·cot·ic …   English syllables

  • mycotic stomatitis — n thrush of cattle and other ruminants * * * thrush (def. 1) …   Medical dictionary

  • mycotic aneurysm — noun An aneurysm in which an infectious agent, mostly bacteria grows through the wall of a blood vessel. It leads to an irreversible dilatation of an artery due to destruction of the vessel wall by infection …   Wiktionary

  • mycotic abortion — abortion, usually in a cow, due to a fungal infection; common infecting fungi are species of Absidia, Mortierella, Mucor, and Rhizopus. See also mucormycosis …   Medical dictionary

  • mycotic aneurysm — 1. an infected aneurysm resulting from infective endocarditis, either by hematogenous seeding of bacteria to atherosclerotic arteries or by lodging of septic emboli in the vasa vasorum. 2. occasionally, any aneurysm resulting from an infectious… …   Medical dictionary

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