Medical Definition of Phytosis
1. A disease process caused by infection with a vegetable organism, such as a fungus. (05 Mar 2000)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phytosis
Literary usage of Phytosis
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Elementary Treatise on Diseases of the Skin: For the Use of Students and by Henry Granger Piffard (1876)
"phytosis VERSICOLOR. This affection is usually called Pityriasis Versicolor. ... I have therefore chosen the name phytosis proposed by WILSON ' as ..."