Definition of enoki in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈnōkē/
(also enoki mushroom)


An edible Japanese mushroom, growing in clusters, with slender stems and small caps.
Example sentences
  • For the enoki mushrooms: Separate the mushrooms into eight small bundles.
  • The base of the soup is a simple combination of oriental flavours; enoki mushrooms, spring onions and spring greens.
  • Arrange pork belly, crab and enoki mushrooms and garnish with membrillo.


1980s: from Japanese enoki-take, from enoki 'nettle-tree' + take 'mushroom'.

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Syllabification: e·no·ki

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