Definition of mycologist in English:


Pronunciation /-jist/


See mycology

‘The mycologists, fungi experts, have virtually seceded from the plant kingdom and made their own rules.’
  • ‘There's a variety of mushrooms and other fungi about too, for the budding amateur mycologist.’
  • ‘Written both for mycologists and medical laboratory technology students, the author has applied his extensive knowledge to help the inexperienced appreciate the details of structure.’
  • ‘Mushroom identification software is unreliable, and mycologists are usually not available, so activated charcoal remains the best way to start treatment.’
  • ‘But he adds, ‘I am also a passionate amateur mycologist.’’