cup-fungus

cup fungus

noun
any small, often brightly colored mushroom of the family Pezizaceae, characterized by a fruiting body resembling a cup.

Origin:
1905–10

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cup fungus

noun
any fungus that is a member of the subclass Discomycetes [syn: discomycete
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