How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"myco" is from "muks" (fungus) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "fungus" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|I have had a very unfortunate and painful crash course on mycotoxin poisoning.|
|She received her training in mycology and care of the fungal collections.|