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[myoo-ker] /ˈmyu kər/

any phycomycetous fungus of the genus Mucor, that forms a furry coating on foodstuffs and dead and decaying vegetable matter.
any fungus belonging to the genus Mucor, which comprises many common moulds

Mucor Mu·cor (myōō’kôr)
A genus of fungi of the family Mucoraceae, several species of which are pathogenic to humans.


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