boletus

noun bo·le·tus \ bō-ˈlē-təs \

Definition of boletus

plural boletus or boleti play \-ˈlē-ˌtī\
: any of a genus (Boletus) of boletes (such as a porcini) some of which are poisonous and others edible

Origin and Etymology of boletus

New Latin, genus name, from Latin, mushroom


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