cep

cep

[sep]
noun
an edible mushroom, Boletus edulis, that grows wild under pine or other evergreen trees: prized for its flavor.

Origin:
1860–65; < French cèpe < Gascon cep mushroom, tree trunk < Latin cip(p)us boundary stone, pillar

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cep (sɛp)
 
n
another name for porcino
 
[C19: from French cèpe, from Gascon dialect cep, from Latin cippus stake]

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CEP abbr.
congenital erythropoietic porphyria

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Abbreviations & Acronyms
CEP
  1. Cepheus (constellation)

  2. Committee on Environmental Protection

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