Definition of maduromycosis in English:

maduromycosis

noun

  • A chronic destructive infection of the subcutaneous tissue, bone, and skin of the foot or lower leg, or occasionally of other parts of the body, caused by infection with any of various actinomycetes and fungi and seen chiefly in the tropics.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Madura + -o- + mycosis. Compare earlier Madura foot.

Pronunciation

maduromycosis

/ˌmadʒʊrəʊmʌɪˈkəʊsɪs/