miter mushroom

noun

Definition of miter mushroom

: a mushroom of the genus Helvella (especially H. crispa)

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so called from the shape of the pileus

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“Miter mushroom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miter%20mushroom. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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