porcini

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noun por·ci·ni \pȯr-ˈchē-(ˌ)nē\

Definition of porcini

plural

porcini

also

porcinis

  1. :  a large wild edible brownish boletus mushroom (Boletus edulis) —called also cèpe

Origin and Etymology of porcini

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


First Known Use: 1954

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