Mycetes My*ce"tes, n. [NL., fr. Gr. mykhth`s a bellower, fr. myka^sqai to bellow.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of South American monkeys, including the howlers. See {Howler}, 2, and Illust. [1913 Webster]

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  • Mycētes — Mycētes, so v.w. Brüllaffe …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Mycētes [1] — Mycētes, soviel wie Pilze …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mycētes [2] — Mycētes, der Brüllaffe …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mycetes — Mycētes (grch.), die Pilze …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • -mycetes — or mycet [mī sēt′ēz΄] [ModL < Gr mykētes, pl. of mykēs, a mushroom: see MYCO ] combining form Bot. the scientific name of a (specified) class of fungi or slime molds [Discomycetes] …   English World dictionary

  • Mycètes — Mycota Fungi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • -mycètes — ⇒ MYCES, MYCÈTE(S), ( MYCÈTE, MYCÈTES)élém. formants Élém. tiré du gr. «champignon», entrant dans la constr. de subst. sav. désignant une espèce ou une classe. V. actinomyces (s.v. actin(o) ). A. Forme myces. [Les mots constr. désignent une… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • -mycetes — a combining form meaning mushrooms, fungi, used in the formation of taxonomic names of fungi, esp. classes: Myxomycetes. [ < NL < Gk mykétes, pl. of mýkes mushroom + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • mycetes — (G). The bellflower …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • -mycetes — my·ce·tes …   English syllables

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