devil's-snuffbox

noun
plural devil's-snuffboxes

Definition of devil's-snuffbox

dialectal
: a fungus (such as a puffball or corn smut) that releases clouds of minute spores when jarred or broken

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“Devil's-snuffbox.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/devil%27s-snuffbox. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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