Meaning of mycology in English:


Pronunciation /mʌɪˈkɒlədʒi/


mass noun
  • The scientific study of fungi.

    ‘My undergraduate degree was in general biology with a focus on mycology - study of fungi.’
    • ‘I was also in contact with a professor of microbiology and mycology in Copenhagen who was researching this issue.’
    • ‘Sadly, the resemblance ends there, or mycology would be considerably more popular than it is.’
    • ‘Discover the fundamentals of mycology and hunt for mushrooms in this two-hour workshop.’
    • ‘Throughout her career she helped sustain medical interest in mycology.’