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fungus

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈfʌŋ·ɡəs/ (plural fungi  /ˈfʌn·dʒɑɪ, ˈfʌŋ·ɡɑɪ/ )
biology a plant without leaves, flowers, or color that lives on other plants or on decaying matter
Translations of “fungus”
in Arabic فِطْر…
in Korean 곰팡이…
in Malaysian kulat…
in French champignon…
in Turkish mantar…
in Italian fungo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 真菌, 真菌類植物…
in Russian гриб, грибок…
in Polish grzyb…
in Vietnamese nấm…
in Spanish hongo…
in Portuguese fungo…
in Thai เชื้อรา…
in German der Pilz…
in Catalan fong…
in Japanese キノコ, カビ…
in Indonesian jamur…
in Chinese (Simplified) 真菌, 真菌类植物…
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