- any of various rot-causing fungi of the genus Rhizopus
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A genus of zygomycetous fungi of the order mucorales, a common saprophyte and facultative parasite of mature fruits and vegetables. It may cause cerebral mycoses in diabetes and cutaneous infection in severely burned patients. ... (12 Dec 1998) ...
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any of various rot causing fungi of the genus Rhizopus
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(ri´zo-pәs) a genus of perfect fungi; several species are molds and saprobes on fruits, vegetables, or baked goods and can cause mucormycosis.
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Rhizopus is a genus of common saprobic fungi on plants and specialized parasites on animals. They are found on a wide variety of organic substrates, including "mature fruits and vegetables", faeces, jellies, syrups, leather, bread, peanuts and tobacco. Some Rhizopus species are opportunistic agents of human zygomycosis (fungal infection) and can..
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Type: Term Pronunciation: rī′zŏ-pŭs Definitions: 1. A genus of fungi (class Zygomycetes, family Mucoraceae); some species cause mucormycosis in humans.
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