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Overview of noun mushroom

The noun mushroom has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mushroom

(common name for an edible agaric (contrasting with the inedible toadstool))

2. mushroom

(mushrooms and related fleshy fungi (including toadstools, puffballs, morels, coral fungi, etc.))

3. mushroom

(any of various fleshy fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota consisting of a cap at the end of a stem arising from an underground mycelium)

4. mushroom, mushroom cloud, mushroom-shaped cloud

(a large cloud of rubble and dust shaped like a mushroom and rising into the sky after an explosion (especially of a nuclear bomb))

5. mushroom

(fleshy body of any of numerous edible fungi)

Overview of verb mushroom

The verb mushroom has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. mushroom

(pick or gather mushrooms; "We went mushrooming in the Fall")

2. mushroom

(grow and spread fast; "The problem mushroomed") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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