ambrosia fungus

noun
variants: or less commonly ambrosial fungus

Definition of ambrosia fungus

: a fungus upon which ambrosia beetles feed

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First Known Use of ambrosia fungus

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Ambrosia fungus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ambrosia%20fungus. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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