Definition of mycetophiloid in English:

mycetophiloid

adjective

Entomology
rare
  • Of or belonging to the superfamily Mycetophiloidea, an inclusive dipteran taxon containing the fungus gnats.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Isaac Funk (1839–1912), publisher and reformer. From scientific Latin Mycetophila + -oid.

Pronunciation

mycetophiloid

/ˌmʌɪsɪˈtɒfɪlɔɪd/