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Definition 1: any fungus of the family Hygrophoraceae having gills that are more or less waxy in appearance - [noun denoting plant]

(waxycap is a kind of ...) a saprophytic fungus of the order Agaricales having an umbrellalike cap with gills on the underside

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a small grey-brown fungus with an unpleasant odor of mothballs

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a small fungus with orange cap and yellow gills found in sphagnum bogs

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus having a brownish sticky cap with a white margin and white gills and an odor of raw potatoes

(... is a kind of waxycap ) an edible fungus with a large white cap and a dry stalk and white gills

(... is a kind of waxycap ) an edible fungus with a reddish cap and close pale gills and dry stalk; found under hardwoods

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a viscid purplish red cap and stalk; found under spruce and other conifers

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a grey fungus frequently found near melting snow banks

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a slightly viscid cap; cap and gills are reddish brown and the stalk is grey

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a drab squamulose cap and grey-brown squamules over the white background of the stalk and waxy grey-white gills

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a broadly convex cap that is cream color with a tint of blue over the margin; waxy gills are bluish green to blue-grey; a short stalk tapers abruptly at the base

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a white convex cap and arcuate white gills and a stalk that tapers toward the base

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus having an acutely conic cap and dry stalks

(... is a kind of waxycap ) a fungus with a small brown convex cap with a depressed disc; waxy wine-colored gills and a brown stalk; fruits in or near melting snow banks in the western mountains of North America

(... is a member of waxycap) a family of fungi belonging to the order Agaricales; the gills of these fungi have a clean waxy appearance

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