Definitions for mucor

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word mucor

Princeton's WordNet

  1. mucor(noun)

    any mold of the genus Mucor

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mucor(noun)

    a genus of minute fungi. The plants consist of slender threads with terminal globular sporangia; mold

Freebase

  1. Mucor

    Mucor is a microbial genus of about 3000 species of moulds commonly found in soil, digestive systems, plant surfaces, and rotten vegetable matter.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Mucor

    A genus of zygomycetous fungi of the family Mucoraceae, order Mucorales. It is primarily saprophytic, but may cause MUCORMYCOSIS in man from spores germinating in the lungs.

Translation

Find a translation for the mucor definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these mucor definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"mucor." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 21 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/mucor>.

Are we missing a good definition for mucor?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for mucor: