pore fungus

pore fungus

noun
any fungus of the families Boletacea and Polyporaceae, bearing spores in tubes or pores.

Origin:
1920–25

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pore fungus

noun
woody pore fungi; any fungus of the family Polyporaceae or family Boletaceae having the spore-bearing surface within tubes or pores; the fruiting bodies are usually woody at maturity and persistent [syn: polypore
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