mycophile

noun
my·​co·​phile | \ ˈmī-kō-ˌfī(-ə)l How to pronounce mycophile (audio) \

Definition of mycophile

: a devotee of mushrooms especially : one whose hobby is hunting wild edible mushrooms

First Known Use of mycophile

1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Mycophile.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mycophile. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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