fungal infection

[(fung-gul)]

An infection caused by fungi, such as athlete's foot and chlamydia. (See under “Life Sciences.”)


Nearby words

  1. funereally,
  2. funest,
  3. funfair,
  4. funfest,
  5. fungal,
  6. fungate,
  7. fungemia,
  8. fungi,
  9. fungi imperfecti,
  10. fungi-

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