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rhinosporidium

[ rahy-noh-spaw-rid-ee-uhm, -spoh- ]
/ 藢ra瑟 no蕣 sp蓴藞r瑟d i 蓹m, -spo蕣- /
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noun, plural rhi路no路spo路rid路i路a [rahy-noh-spaw-rid-ee-uh, -spoh-]. /藢ra瑟 no蕣 sp蓴藞r瑟d i 蓹, -spo蕣-/. Mycology.
any fungus of the genus Rhinosporidium, members of which produce vascular polyps in the nasal passages.
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Origin of rhinosporidium

From New Latin, dating back to 1900鈥05; see origin at rhino-, spore, -idium
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