porcini

noun por·ci·ni \ pȯr-ˈchē-(ˌ)nē \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of porcini

plural porcini also porcinis
: a large wild edible brownish boletus mushroom (Boletus edulis) called also cèpe

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Origin and Etymology of porcini

Italian, plural of porcino, short for fungo porcino, literally, porcine mushroom


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