Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling or characteristic of fungus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. resembling a fungus or fungi.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. resembling fungi

Etymologies

fungus +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  •  Eleaomyxa slime mold Biologists found this rare funguslike creature on a live sycamore.

    The Search For Hidden Life

  • In many cases of quarter crack, and in some cases of toe crack as well, if the edges remain close together, with but little motion, the fissure is dry; but in other cases a thin, offensive discharge issues from the crack and the ulcerated soft tissues, or a funguslike growth protrudes from the narrow opening.

    Special Report on Diseases of the Horse

  • The timing corresponds with the formation of spores in a funguslike pathogen that attacks the plant and results in a condition known as downy mildew disease.

    NYT > Home Page

  • Plant experts at Purdue University have confirmed the presence of a damaging, funguslike tomato disease called late blight in Indiana near the Kentucky line.

    IndyStar.com Top Stories

  • Researchers have shown that, when grown on a map of Japan, the gelatinous, funguslike organism connects points of interest in a pattern similar to Tokyo's train network.

    Mr. Barlow's Blog

  • The source of other light in the cavern appeared to Kirk to be coming from irregular funguslike splotches of glowing yellow and green phosphorescence on the cavern’s rocky surfaces.

    Captain’s Peril

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