from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various fungi that form shelflike growths on tree trunks and wood structures. Also called shelf fungus.
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- n. Any of various fungi of the family Polyporaceae, whose fruiting bodies form on trees and resemble shelves.
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- n. a woody fungus that forms shelflike sporophores on tree trunks and wood structures
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We found the chag, a medicinal bracket fungus of the walnut, and swung our way back down to the river from tree to tree.