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Definition 1: an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia - [noun denoting plant]

(fungus is a kind of ...) a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently

(... is a kind of fungus ) a dingy yellow brown fungus with a rough stalk that superficially resembles a bolete

(... is a kind of fungus ) a small fungus with a fragile cap that cracks to expose the white context and a white stalk that is practically enclosed by the cap

(... is a kind of fungus ) a species of Gastrocybe fungus that has a conic cap and a thin stalk; at first the stalk is upright but as it matures the stalk bends over and then downward; the cap then gelatinizes and a slimy mass containing the spores falls to the ground as the stalk collapses

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi of the family Nidulariaceae having a cup-shaped body containing several egg-shaped structure enclosing the spores

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus similar to an earthstar except that it does not open up; the spore mass is brown at maturity with a column of sterile tissue extending up into it

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the family Geastraceae; in form suggesting a puffball whose outer peridium splits into the shape of a star

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi of the family Lycoperdaceae whose round fruiting body discharges a cloud of spores when mature

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various ill-smelling brown-capped fungi of the order Phallales

"the foul smell of the stinkhorn attracts insects that carry the spores away on their feet"

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the class Gasteromycetes

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the genus Gyromitra

(... is a kind of fungus ) a large fungus of the family Helvellaceae

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus of the family Helvellaceae

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus with a long solid stalk embedded in soil and a yellow-brown head shaped like a cauliflower

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus composed of several apothecia that look like elongated rabbit ears; the sterile surface is dark brown and warty; the fertile surface is smooth and pinkish orange

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing brown root rot in plants of the pea and potato and cucumber families

(... is a kind of fungus ) a mold causing aspergillosis in birds and man

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various single-celled fungi that reproduce asexually by budding or division

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus with a cap that can vary from red to dark brown; superficially resembles a bolete

(... is a kind of fungus ) large greyish-brown edible fungus forming a mass of overlapping caps that somewhat resembles a hen at the base of trees

(... is a kind of fungus ) any club-shaped fungus of the genus Geoglossum

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus now or formerly belonging to the form genus Rhizoctinia

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus causing dry rot

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing green smut in rice

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing yellow spot (a sugarcane disease in Australia)

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various yeastlike budding fungi of the genus Blastomyces; cause disease in humans and other animals

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Candida

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Monilia

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus of the genus Verticillium

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus that produces a superficial (usually white) growth on organic matter

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus that produces a superficial growth on various kinds of damp or decaying organic matter

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus that frequently encircles twigs and branches of various trees especially citrus trees in southern United States

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the order Ustilaginales

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi causing rust disease in plants

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the order Tremellales or Auriculariales whose fruiting body is jellylike in consistency when fresh

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the family Boletaceae

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus used in the preparation of punk for fuses

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the class Ascomycetes (or subdivision Ascomycota) in which the spores are formed inside an ascus

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various ascomycetous fungi in which the spores are formed in a sac or ascus

(... is a kind of fungus ) causes brown rot gummosis in citrus fruits

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the genus Pythium

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing a disease characterized by a white powdery mass of conidia

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus that attacks living fish and tadpoles and spawn causing white fungus disease: a coating of white hyphae on especially peripheral parts (as fins)

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing potato wart disease in potato tubers

(... is a kind of fungus ) an aquatic fungus of genus Synchytriaceae that is parasitic on pond scum

(... is a kind of fungus ) a naked mass of protoplasm having characteristics of both plants and animals; sometimes classified as protoctists

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi of the family Rhizopogonaceae having subterranean fruiting bodies similar to the truffle

(... is a kind of fungus ) mushroom of the genus Tulostoma that resembles a puffball

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi of the genus Scleroderma having hard-skinned subterranean fruiting bodies resembling truffles

(... is a kind of fungus ) any fungus of the genus Sclerotinia; some causing brown rot diseases in plants

(... is a kind of fungus ) the fruiting bodies of the fungi of the genus Xylaria

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing black root rot in apples

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus that infects various cereal plants forming compact black masses of branching filaments that replace many grains of the plant; source of medicinally important alkaloids and of lysergic acid

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing Dutch elm disease

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing late blight in solanaceous plants especially tomatoes and potatoes

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus resembling slime mold that causes swellings or distortions of the roots of cabbages and related plants

(... is a kind of fungus ) a parasite on various trees

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing a disease in coffee and some other tropical plants

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing a disease in potatoes characterized by black scurfy spots on the tubers

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing bottom rot in lettuce

(... is a kind of fungus ) fungus causing pink disease in citrus and coffee and rubber trees etc

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus with a scaly cap and white flesh and a ring on the stalk (with scales below the ring); odor reminiscent of licorice

(... is a kind of fungus ) edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various fungi of the subdivision Basidiomycota

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of various highly prized edible subterranean fungi of the genus Tuber; grow naturally in southwestern Europe

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of numerous fungi of the family Clavariaceae often brightly colored that grow in often intricately branched clusters like coral

(... is a kind of fungus ) a fungus of the family Hydnaceae

(... is a kind of fungus ) any thallophytic plant of the division Lichenes; occur as crusty patches or bushy growths on tree trunks or rocks or bare ground etc.

(... is a kind of fungus ) any of numerous fungi of the division Eumycota

(fungus is a part of ...) the vegetative part of a fungus consisting of a mass of branching threadlike hyphae

(fungus is a part of ...) spore-bearing layer of cells in certain fungi containing asci or basidia

(fungus is a part of ...) cuplike structure around the base of the stalk of certain fungi

(fungus is a part of ...) a fruiting structure resembling an umbrella or a cone that forms the top of a stalked fleshy fungus such as a mushroom

(... is a member of fungus) the taxonomic kingdom including yeast, molds, smuts, mushrooms, and toadstools; distinct from the green plants

(fungus is the domain which ... is member of) a minute scale

(fungus is the domain which ... is member of) a bodily defense reaction that recognizes an invading substance (an antigen: such as a virus or fungus or bacteria or transplanted organ) and produces antibodies specific against that antigen

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