from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A small order of basidiomycetous fungi having fleshy often globose fruiting bodies: puffpalls; earthstars.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An order of gasteromycetous fungi, including the single family Lycoperdaceæ. See Lycoperdaceæ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small order of basidiomycetous fungi having fleshy often globose fruiting bodies; includes puffballs and earthstars
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