Definition of poached egg fungus in English:

poached egg fungus

Line breaks: poached egg fun¦gus

noun

another term for porcelain fungus.
More example sentences
  • Another fungus which grows in clusters on tree trunks has the promising name of poached egg fungus because of its glistening translucent white cap, which may have a hint of yellow in the centre.
  • The poached egg fungus prefers to grow on beech trees.

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