[fuh n-jiv-er-uh s] /fənˈdʒɪv ər əs/
feeding on fungi, as certain insects.
[fuhng-goh] /ˈfʌŋ goʊ/ noun, plural fungoes. Baseball. 1. (in practice sessions) a ball tossed into the air by the batter and struck as it comes down. 2. a batted ball, especially a fly ball, hit in this manner. 3. Also called fungo bat. a bat used in hitting fungoes, being lighter, longer, and narrower than […]
[fuhng-goid] /ˈfʌŋ gɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling a ; of the nature of a . 2. Pathology. characterized by funguslike growths. noun 3. Pathology. a growth having the characteristics of a . /ˈfʌŋɡɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling a fungus or fungi: a fungoid growth fungoid fun·goid (fŭng’goid’) adj. Of, relating to, resembling, or being a fungus.
[fuhng-gos-i-tee] /fʌŋˈgɒs ɪ ti/ noun, plural fungosities for 2. 1. the condition of being fungous. 2. a fungous excrescence. fungosity fun·gos·i·ty (fŭng-gŏs’ĭ-tē) n. A fungoid growth.
- Fungo stick
noun phrase A bat used to hit balls for fielding practice (1860s+ Baseball)
[fuhng-guh s] /ˈfʌŋ gəs/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or caused by ; fungal. 2. of the nature of or resembling a . /ˈfʌŋɡəs/ adjective 1. appearing suddenly and spreading quickly like a fungus, but not lasting 2. a less common word for fungal adj. “spongy,” early 15c., from Latin fungosus, from fungus (see fungus). […]