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  Definition of mushroom
  1. fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi
  2. a large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb)
  3. any of various fleshy fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota consisting of a cap at the end of a stem arising from an underground mycelium
  4. common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool)
  5. grow and spread fast; "The problem mushroomed"
  6. pick or gather mushrooms; "We went mushrooming in the Fall"
Similar Words: mushroom cloud, mushroom-shaped cloud

 

Hyponyms: morel

 

Part Meronyms: stuffed mushroom

 

Anagrams: humorous

 

Language Translations:
Bosnian: gljiva   Bulgarian: гъба  
Catalan: bolet   Chinese: 蘑菇  
Croatian: gljiva   Dutch: paddenstoel  
Estonian: seen   Finnish: sieni  
French: champignon   Galician: cogomelo  
Georgian: სოკო   German: Pilz  
Greek: μύκης   Hungarian: gomba  
Italian: fungo   Japanese: キノコ  
Korean: 버섯   Latin: fungus  
Latvian: sēne   Macedonian: печурка  
Norwegian: sopp   Polish: grzyb  
Portuguese: cogumelo   Romanian: ciuperca  
Russian: гриб   Slovak: huba  
Slovene: goba   Spanish: hongo  
Swahili: uyoga   Swedish: svamp  
Telugu: పుట్టగొడుగు   Turkish: mantar  
Yiddish: שוועמל  
 
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