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-mycetes

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a combining form meaning “mushrooms, fungi,” used in the formation of taxonomic names of fungi, especially classes: Myxomycetes.

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Origin of -mycetes

<New Latin <Greek mykétes, plural of mýkēs mushroom + -ism
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