Definition of 'fungal'
Example sentences containing 'fungal'
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There is growing concern that invasive fungal infections pose a threat to human health. Times, Sunday Times (2016)All the extras have grey hair and a thick crust of spores and fungal matter on their face. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This exposes the flesh inside the tomato, which often becomes infected by fungal spores that will ruin the fruit. The Sun (2016)Managing organically is certainly trickier because once mildew strikes, the fungal spores spread pretty fast and are difficult to control. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You need to kill any insect eggs or fungal spores hiding in the bark. The Sun (2011)This reduces the chance of fungal diseases and allows beneficial insects access to munch on pests. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This reduces the chances of fungal infections. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This fungal disease causes distorted red leaves and loss of vigour. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is a fungal infection causing sore white patches in your mouth. The Sun (2015)This also reduces the chance of fungal diseases and lets insects in to munch on pests. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The other possibility is a fungal infection. The Sun (2011)This allows infection by fungal spores which can ruin fruit. The Sun (2014)It is very good for controlling fungal diseases and insect pests on roses. The Sun (2011)The most effective treatment for a fungal infection is usually a course of tablets. The Sun (2016)The fungal spores are not here by human hand alone. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It sounds like a fungal infection of your nails. The Sun (2013)Spray the soil and any support structure to kill fungal spores. The Sun (2015)It is caused by a fungal infection for which he will need specific treatment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is not harmful but may harbour fungal spores or insect eggs. The Sun (2014)Box hedges are under threat from a fungal disease that has flourished during the wettest winter on record. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Conventional soaps tend to leave the skin very alkaline, which encourages fungal growth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This could be why men are more susceptible than women to a range of viral, bacterial and fungal infections. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is caused by a bacterial or fungal infection, but it's often resistant to treatment. The Sun (2016)Conditions recorded included viruses, worms, and both fungal and bacterial infections. The Sun (2011)Plastic boards may seem like a bargain, but the grooves caused by cutting can collect moisture, resulting in fungal growth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Used Occasionally. fungal is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'fungal'
British English: fungal ADJECTIVE
Fungal means caused by, consisting of, or relating to fungus.
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection.
- American English: fungal
- Brazilian Portuguese: fúngico
- Chinese: 真菌的
- European Spanish: de hongos
- French: fongique
- German: Pilz-
- Italian: da fungo
- Japanese: 菌の
- Korean: 균류에 의한
- European Portuguese: fúngico
- Spanish: de hongos
Definition of fungal from the Collins English Dictionary
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