field mushroom

field mush·room
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld muhsh-room, -roo m]
    • /fild ˈmʌʃ rum, -rʊm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feeld muhsh-room, -roo m]
    • /fild ˈmʌʃ rum, -rʊm/

Definitions of field mushroom words

  • noun field mushroom any of various fleshy fungi including the toadstools, puffballs, coral fungi, morels, etc. 1
  • noun field mushroom any of several edible species, especially of the family Agaricaceae, as Agaricus campestris (meadow mushroom or field mushroom) cultivated for food in the U.S. 1
  • noun field mushroom anything of similar shape or correspondingly rapid growth. 1
  • noun field mushroom a large, mushroom-shaped cloud of smoke or rubble, formed in the atmosphere as a result of an explosion, especially a nuclear explosion. 1
  • adjective field mushroom of, consisting of, or containing mushrooms: a mushroom omelet. 1
  • adjective field mushroom resembling a mushroom in shape or form. 1

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Origin of field mushroom

First appearance:

before 1825
One of the 37% newest English words
First recorded in 1825-35

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field mushroom popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 5% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
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