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honey mushroom

noun
the edible mushroom of the oak-root fungus, Armillariella mellea.
Compare oak-root rot.


Origin:
1935–40

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honey mushroom

noun
a honey-colored edible mushroom commonly associated with the roots of trees in late summer and fall; do not eat raw 
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