from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Shaped like a mushroom.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having the shape of a mushroom.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Shaped like a fungus or mushroom.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form of a mushroom; cylindrical with a broader convex head: specifically applied to certain papillæ of the tongue, distinguished from filiform and circumvallate. Also fungilliform. See papilla.


fung(us) + -form.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin fungus ("mushroom") + -form (Wiktionary)



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