Definition of phycomycosis in English:

phycomycosis

noun

Medicine Veterinary
  • Infection with a parasitic fungus that affects the sinuses and the tissues of the lungs, skin, and nerves.

    • ‘This treatment option, however, like all other phycomycosis treatment plans, is extremely expensive.’
    • ‘Phycomycosis (mucormycosis) was diagnosed in a 17-month-old female gray squirrel.’

Pronunciation:

phycomycosis

/ˌfīkōmīˈkōsis/