rhizopus
noun Etymology: New Latin, from rhiz- + Greek pous foot — more at foot Date: 1887 any of a genus (Rhizopus) of mold fungi including some economically valuable forms and some plant or animal pathogens (as a bread mold)

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  • rhizopus — [rī′zəpəs] n. 〚ModL /span> RHIZO + Gr pous,FOOT〛 any of a genus (Rhizopus) of fungi, including the common bread mold and other species that cause various rots * * * rhi·zo·pus (rīʹzō pəs, zə ) n. Any of various rot causing fungi of the genus …   Universalium

  • rhizopus — ● rhizopus nom masculin Champignon (ordre des mucorales) tel que l agent de la pourriture des fraises et la moisissure blanche du pain humide. rhizopus [ʀizɔpys] n. m. invar. ÉTYM. XXe; lat. sav., de rhizo , et pus, du grec pous, podos « pied ».… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • rhizopus — [rī′zəpəs] n. [ModL < RHIZO + Gr pous,FOOT] any of a genus (Rhizopus) of fungi, including the common bread mold and other species that cause various rots …   English World dictionary

  • Rhizopus — género de hongos que incluye algunas especies identificadas como causa de zigomicosis en seres humanos. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

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  • rhizopus — noun any of various rot causing fungi of the genus Rhizopus • Hypernyms: ↑mold, ↑mould • Hyponyms: ↑bread mold, ↑Rhizopus nigricans • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Rhizopus …   Useful english dictionary

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