noun, plural fom·i·tes [fom-i-teez, foh-mi-] /ˈfɒm ɪˌtiz, ˈfoʊ mɪ-/. Usually fomites. Medicine/Medical.
Origin of fomes
Examples from the Web for fomes
Similar punk is sometimes formed in conifers from the mycelium of Fomes pinicola.
Figure 15 illustrates one of these peculiar forms of Polyporus (Fomes) applanatus.
This has been called by many authors in America Fomes applanatus or Polyporus applanatus.The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise|M. E. Hard