Definition of mucoraceous in US English:

mucoraceous

adjective

Mycology
  • Belonging to or characteristic of the family Mucoraceae, which includes Mucor.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Mordecai Cooke (1825–1914), naturalist and mycologist. From mucor + -aceous.

Pronunciation

mucoraceous

/ˌmjuːkəˈreɪʃəs/