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Definitions and Synonyms of hard-skinned puffball | Another word for hard-skinned puffball | What is hard-skinned puffball?

Definition 1: any of various fungi of the genus Scleroderma having hard-skinned subterranean fruiting bodies resembling truffles - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for hard-skinned puffball in the sense of this definition

(hard-skinned puffball is a kind of ...) an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia

(... is a kind of hard-skinned puffball ) an earthball fungus that is a dingy brownish yellow and a dark purplish interior; the peridium is covered with a pattern of small warts

(... is a kind of hard-skinned puffball ) an earthball with a smooth upper surface that is at first buried in sand; the top of the fruiting body opens up to form segments like the ray of an umbel

(... is a kind of hard-skinned puffball ) an earthball with a peridium that is firm dry and smooth when young but developing cracks when mature; pale orange-yellow when young and reddish brown at maturity

(... is a member of hard-skinned puffball) genus of poisonous fungi having hard-skinned fruiting bodies: false truffles

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